Sprout pickers strike in Pescadero

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Sprout pickers strike in Pescadero - tantamount to not giving it their full support....
tantamount to not giving it their full support. However, since no nation nation voted against the proposal, passage was unanimous. Sprout Pickers Remain On Strike Mediation efforts to end strike by the Coast County Field Workers Union No. 3 failed yesterday. yesterday. As a result 550 brussel sprout pickers remained off their jobs in Pescadero fields. The pickers are demanding 35 cents an hour, and have been paid 30, it was reported, reported, for 40 hours per week. Pat Lydon, organizer of the CIO, representing Herman Stuy-velar, Stuy-velar, Stuy-velar, secretary of the San Fran cisco CIO council, arrived yester day to confer with local union of ficials and growers. A conference was held at Pes cadero yesterday, in an effort to settle the dispute, but ended without settlement. Jack de Ben- Ben- edetti was the spokesman for 14 growers. Further efforts are to be made to settle the dispute, it was said today by union officials.

Clipped from Santa Cruz Evening News14 Dec 1939, ThuPage 1

Santa Cruz Evening News (Santa Cruz, California)14 Dec 1939, ThuPage 1
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