Article image
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

Petone Woollen Mills.


(PER PRESS ASSOCIATION.) .■ :> v (■•-•' ■, a (? v / !/ .. ! :-'i- ~, ■: - - WeiAlNgton, May 19. When the members of the .Committee \ who were appointed "to arbitrate' 1 in the -•'- ---dispute; between the -Petone' Woollen Mill Company and their employees met to commence their labors to-day, it was discovered that, through some oversight, - the Trades and.Labor Council had bound itself, in the deed of submission, to prove - what it did not pretend to establish— . namely, that a Trades' union at the mill was formed in December laat/oiriiVthat ;.". it waws in consequence of their, connection ; with that particular Union that the | operatives weredischarged. "'*: ' -? d !' Mr D. P. Fisher, representing the Trades and Labor Council, admitted that he could not prove the complete formation '■'.-. of the Union in December, and the mem- ' bers of the" Committee "were unanimous that the, whole'arbitration hinged upon' that question, , Mr F,iaherL therefore withdrew from the arbitration, and/atfthe representative of the Company Had not ; authority to agree to unconditional" arbitration thbmeetingbroke'up'

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

Petone Woollen Mills., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2434, 20 May 1890

Word Count

Petone Woollen Mills. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2434, 20 May 1890

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.