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Wharf Laborers' Conference


The International Whatf Laborers' Confjrer.ce,has agreed to federation.^ The objec's are to devise 'inlßißi'W 5' settlement of differences with employer! by aggregation of power, and enforce legitimate and necessary claims where"""** a single Union finds the task beyond its strength. It has also been decided to ask for consolidating measure! respectlog eight hours labor, and to :ia^|fi] steps to secure the direct represeotalkml?^ ' of labor in Parliament, The Conference have also agreed shat steps should ultimately be taken to establish^ a minimum rate of wages paid ,to men,^^and wpmeriio AustraH?,.".' ..J.JL U W

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Wharf Laborers' Conference, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2391, 2 April 1890

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Wharf Laborers' Conference Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2391, 2 April 1890

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