MMT 20 Sep 59 pg 3

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preached-a . a MAIL TRIBUNEMedforJ, Or. ; 9 Sunday, Sept. 20. 1959 Mitchell Requests Farm Worker Aid San Francisco - (OPD - Labor Secretary James P. Mitchell has asked- asked- labor leaders to help him in a quest to improve improve the plight of the farm workers. ' He told the AFL-CIO AFL-CIO AFL-CIO convention convention Friday that American agriculture does not have to depend on poverty to . supply its labor needs. - He called farm labor "The most depressed area of American American labor." -: -: " . Mitchell has been conducting conducting a tour of Mexican farm labor camps in ' the Santa Clara valley and closed one down earlier last week be; cause of poor conditions. , He said Friday that hs was "doing everything in my power power to see that Mexican bra-ceros bra-ceros bra-ceros are not brought to the United : States unless there is a real shortage of American farm workers." 1 Mitchell , complained that agricultural interests have traditionally asked the government government to help them ' out when farm problems mounted, but fought the government when it attempted to help out the farm worker. , Paris -UPD- -UPD- -UPD- The rightwing newspaper Aurore speculated Friday that Premier Nikita

Clipped from Medford Mail Tribune20 Sep 1959, SunPage 3

Medford Mail Tribune (Medford, Oregon)20 Sep 1959, SunPage 3
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