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BIG STRIKE TALKED OF.

UNIONS LIKELY TO BE 1 '• INVOLVED.

The Grand Council of the Employees' Union has declared hides and skins from, cattle and sheep slaughtered by the masters black. Over 300 wool and basil workers have •ceased. The' opinion is freely expressed thai the Cold Storage and other Unions will be involved. The militant section of unionists is talking of a big strike, and a general struggle between Capital and organised Xabour. The employers' committee met today. Beyond a general justification of! their attitude, no information.is'avail-. .able. , , • The masters continued killing operations. Plenty of free labour is available, but there is no intention of employing it. The depots and'several shops are open, and the supply is declared to be equal to the demand.

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BIG STRIKE TALKED OF., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8800, 21 February 1914

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BIG STRIKE TALKED OF. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8800, 21 February 1914

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