lt is probable that ten of the intercolonial boats will be laid up on Monday, unless the demands of the Marine Officers, Association are conceded. Mklroitkne, August 14 The Shearers' Union issued a manifesto to the effect that m consequence ot fehe Pastoralists 3 Union having declined to hijive any further dealings with the Union jjnless sheep owners -were allowed the option of employing Union or non-Union labor, there is nothing left but to fight the matter out to the end. At a meeting of delegates from the Pasfcoralists', Shipowners', and Stevedore^ Association, it was determined,
to make a firm stand. The Stevedores' laborers are said to be wavering m their determination not to handle wool shorn by non-Union men. •
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2491, 14 August 1890
LABOUR TROUBLES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2491, 14 August 1890
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