Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
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.

The Labor Troubles.


, / .. Auckland, June 4. The Master Drapers have decided to form an Association.

The Seamen's and Lumpers Union have resolved to support the project which has been mentioned for the formation of a co-operative tailoring business. The donation of assistancefrom Dunedin to the tailoresses on strike was received at a, meeting of* the .Tailoresses' Union with loud, cheers. -The JJnion,have decided to ; give weekly allowances to. the. strikers. A donation of i 66 was received from .the Miners 1 Huntley, Waikato, ft young, society^ It is probable that the. Tutoresses'^Union-will -become incorporated with the JEfnights of Labor. A meeting of employees; in the drapery and outfitting business to-day adopted the following "proposal -T-" That'the meeting recommends the Early Closing Association to make further efforts to secure, the support of the suburbs to the 2 o'clock movement before eiiforcing it'in Queen street, and further recommend them to inlv<ic;ito the adoption' of \&' permissive .Closing Bill." Employers.'in* Queen street complain that the movement should affect all the shops at once

Wanoanui, June 4,

A deputation of farmers met the farriers this evening to discuss the lately revised tariff for horse-shoeing. - The farriers submitted a cash tariff showing a reduction of 10 per cent, which, however, was not accepted. . After discussion the. farriers decided to discuss the matter further at the next meeting.

Dunedest. June 4

5 - At a meeting of the Grocers' Assistants it was decided to form a union, and 60 members joined. It. was resolved if they would accept them to join the Drapers' Assistants' Union. A delegate from the latter stated that there would probably be no difficulty, if a. majority, of the Grocers' Assistants joined,* "",*"* .

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

The Labor Troubles., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XIV, Issue 2433, 5 June 1890

Word Count

The Labor Troubles. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XIV, Issue 2433, 5 June 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.