BIG LIMERICK:- STRIKE
(Received April 19, 11 a.m.)
LONDON, April 14
A strike of railwaymeli and all other transport, workers brought to a standstill business at Limerick. The unrest threatens to spread throughout the south of Ireland. The strikers aver their intention is to force an issue with the authorities over, the question ; . of martial law and the.order prohibiting travelling. No' bread'was baked and no milk sold, and .'provision dealers are closing. The food situation is 'serious. The gas and electric workers joined the strikers, and candles are. the, only means of household lighting.
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IRISH UNREST., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9589, 19 April 1919
IRISH UNREST. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9589, 19 April 1919
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