A HARD WINTER
UNEMPLOYMENT IN AMERICA.
Press Association—By Telegraph—Copyright.
NEW YORK, December 3. (Received December 4, at 12.25 p.m.)
At the National Civic Federation Conference it was announced that groat unemployment prevails in the United States, that conditions are grave for the winter, and that there is need of much philanthropic effort. Mr John Hays Hammond, however, thought the conditions were likely to improve rapidly and resume their normal earlv in 1915.
[Mr Hammond, a California!! mining engineer, was extensively interested in the development of the 'Rand, and was one of those imprisoned after the Jameson Raid. He is a professor at Yale University.]
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A HARD WINTER, Evening Star, Issue 15667, 4 December 1914