The Labor Troubles.
[per press association.]
London, May 6 and 7. The dockei*s are likely to block Queensland wool ships, if the colonial Unions will engage to supply money in the event of a general strike. Colliers are demanding eight hours a day. New York, May 7. The carpenters in New York and other cities have obtained eight hours a day. Brisbane, May 7. It is estimated that the shearers' dispute will involve 50,000 men. The Federal Unions are insisting that the British India Company shall load and unload vessels at Townsville with Union laborers.
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The Labor Troubles., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2424, 8 May 1890
The Labor Troubles. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2424, 8 May 1890
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