THE LEEDS RIOTS. ______ [PJBK PBESS ASSOCIATION.] " •' London, July 3. In consequence of the gap strike Leeds is m darkness at night. The strikers have assumed a menacing attitude. ( ; Two thousand telegraph operators when asked to cheer the Queen hissed and groaned as a protest against the overwork to which they are subjected. The Mayor of Leeds prepared to read the Riot Act to the striker* at Leeds. The mob fired several pistol shots, but were dispersed by the soldiers. Two thousand coal porters at Dublin have struck owing to the dismissal of, a Unionist.
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LABOR QUESTIONS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2458, 4 July 1890
LABOR QUESTIONS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2458, 4 July 1890
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