Fort Wayne Daily News, 10/3/1916, p. 5

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the - The of oil of Is as required requesting recruiting Hts he at at the the are the tho R itilxKwiWiinmig irytstAr PEKCIL PUSHERS MAY JOIN LABOR UNION GOODLY FACTION OF AUTHORS league 8aid to favor joining Federation NKW TDRK Oct 3 - A struggle may result In tho dlsmptlon sometime this month of IheAuthdrs league of America whose membership of 1500 includes ptactlcnlly all of the famous American men and women of letters Is on A goodly faction wants league to be Joined to tho American Federation of I - iabor Jhe antls headed by Jack London and a string of notables think this move would be Inappropriate disadvantageous and dnnyerous The matter will be set - Hod by referendum vote with members members of the antls threatening to resign resign if the afHllatlon party triumphs In June a jpommltteo headed by Thompson Buchanan reported to its parent committee that tho league could profit by Joining the federation - The federation had declared through several several of Its officers It would be glad to have It cqrae mi The committee found that the federation Could help obtain for the authors control of copyrights now almost universally controlled byi the publishers and Standardization of tBlStirPrt was made the time was - roagniy nxcu as uciooer contracts Junt wfmtlliA fmlAriLtTnn would gain In a material way was not made plain Its chief benefit It naif pointed out would be the warm friendship Of 1300 persons active In formlns uuhlic mtlnlnn Authors would bold to themsolves any tight to strike which they might see Jit to exercise and also the right to bargain Individually for their pay Among those lined up with London are Brander Matthews VlllUim Dean Howella George Ade Winston Churchill Irvln S CbbIda Tarbell and Samuel Q Blythe Some of the afflllators aret Mary Roberts Rlne - ntart Thompson Buchanan George Bar McCutcheon Walter Pritchard Mrs Joseph C Le Due ef Chlca suiting In the slaying of her husband who did the shooting llalon Lincoln Steffens and Geprgc Creel The membership embraces persons down to those who have enough movie scenarios accepted to warrant payment oi aues ine manner manner and exact time of taking the vote has npt been determined When the t res PAYNE NEWS fA J J j i Miss Agnes IUnglo went to Fort Wayne Sunday to begin her school work at St Augustines academy Parker Aumend of Fort Wayne was visiting his brother Bert Aumend ovr Sunday bringing his lltUe nleco with him Orley Huntoon was a week - end vlsl tor with his daughter qindys who makes her home with Mrs James Heaston Mr and Mrs Charles Read had the Children - M their daughter Orpha Flaughv with them over the Sabbath Mrs Nettle Hicks was visiting her parents Mr and Mrs M I Push and

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  1. Fort Wayne Daily News,
  2. 03 Oct 1916, Tue,
  3. Page 5

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