ALL SHOPS TO OPEN TO-DAY.
MANY VOLUNTEERS OFFERING
(Received March 5, 9.30 a.m.)
SYDNEY, March 5
The master' butchers state that every shop in the metropolitan area will be opened to-day. They ajlege that many volunteers have offered, 1 including a number of unionist shopmen: They also claim that 5000 farmers and their sons are ready to come from the country if needed;
The men deny that any unionists are returning, but a meeting will be held this forenoon, at which the leaders will explain the position as far as the offer of the masters to re-engage unionists are concerned.
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ALL SHOPS TO OPEN TO-DAY., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8810, 5 March 1914
ALL SHOPS TO OPEN TO-DAY. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8810, 5 March 1914
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