The Wharf Laborers' Union has carried a resolution to the effect that it is unlawful for any member of the Union to work with persons contracting for the discharge and loading of intercolonial boats, Delegates from the Union interviewed steamship owners, who replied that contracts for stevedoring were made for economical reasons, as the old system was ruinous. Special meetings of owners and laborers are to be held to-day.
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LABOR TROUBLES., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2467, 17 July 1890
LABOR TROUBLES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2467, 17 July 1890
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