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It’s no longer a man’s world

Roland L. Appleton Inc. employees Mary Rodriguez of Lynn, left, and Maritza Lopez of Lynn, fold a large tablecloth after running it through an industrial-sized iron. (Spenser Hasak)
Jim Appleton has worked half a lifetime in a job dominated by burly guys loading heavy stuff into big trucks. But women are changing a rental industry previously dominated by men and Appleton has had to change too. “There are a lot more women swinging a sledgehammer onto a tent stake,” he said. Appleton’s Lynn-based…

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