He settled in Hamburg, making a living from manual jobs.
My husband is in a straightforward manual job, always was.
He moved to Johannesburg in 1928 and experienced a wide range of manual jobs.
Lots of different manual jobs might also fall into this category.
After high school education, he did various manual jobs until 1968.
Actually, he should be doing a manual job, I suppose.
Boys were usually prepared for manual jobs and girls for domestic service.
He was to serve in the Australian army and work at manual jobs before discovering his bent for art.
Or were those manual jobs outside the ship waiting indeed for them?