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While the Chamber of Commerce committee which has been seeking to forestall liquidation of the in - ( ventory of the Reading Iron Com - , pan? was suggesting the purchase ' of .the Reading iron property by an existing company in the same gen - . eral field as the best means of "saving" the industry for Reading, spokesmen for a group of the com - pany's workers yesterday took exception exception to certain of the commit - tee's findings. Reporting to Fred H. Ludwig, acthig president of the Chamber of Commerce, the committee headed by R. ti. Baker, Metropolitan Edison company executive, declared that one school of thought concerning the Reading Iron Company holds . that the manufacture, of wrought uvn pipe is a "dying industry." snowier scnool of thought, the committee reported, holds that there is sufficient demand lor wrougnt iron pipe and that produc tion is now at an irredurlble mini mum. Take

Clipped from Reading Times21 Feb 1938, MonPage 13

Reading Times (Reading, Pennsylvania)21 Feb 1938, MonPage 13
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