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STARVATION WAGES.

BRITISH TEXTILE TRADE. A SWEATED MILLION. (Received 8.25 a.m.) LONDON, March 30.' The Board of Trade inquiry into tne textile trade of the United Kingdom Bhows that 482,000 men and 689,000 women earn a total of fifty millions sterling a year. The wages of the men average 28/- a Ureek, women 15/5, boys, 10/5, and girls 8/11 weekly. " ...

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STARVATION WAGES. Auckland Star, Volume XL, Issue 77, 31 March 1909

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