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A X,«»l>or JtiA'crentn. Auckland, July 18. A Deputation from the Auckland K?iights of Labor waited on the Directors of the Kauri Timber Co. re grievances with their employees, involving different hours of work in different localities, the truck system, charging commission on men's cheques for wages, and other matters. The Directors expressed great surprise that such grievances existed, and promised a searching inyestigation and ample redress if charges were found to be ture ; and meantime authorised the deputation to wire to timber stations that the men were absolutely free to purchase stores wherever they please. X,uiM»r Union. Wellington, July 18. The Trades, and Labor Council have appointed a deputation to wait on the Maritime Council, with a view to bringing about a grand federation of labor throughout the colony. A deputation was also appointed to wait on the Government, urging that Demonstration Day, October 28th, be proclaimed a public holiday. Arrirtil of thff Ovwrduw Ship Oraici The Otaki, from London, is outside the folds,
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TO-DAY'S TELEGRAMS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2468, 18 July 1890
TO-DAY'S TELEGRAMS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2468, 18 July 1890
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