1935 Van Ostrand Ed Car Death 2

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Alex Mary not be hero with late met of were Scts- W. Marian Minimum Rate Of 50 Cents An Hour Recently Adopted By Alliance, Commissioners Commissioners In Regular Session Told SiitvlMl T« The Journal-Sewn. Middlctown, Oct. 18. Representatives of several union organizations appeared before city commissioners last night to urge scales of the several classes of skilled labor iu the city be adhered lo in arranging wages for Public Works Administration workers. H. L. Duff, representing the Unemployed Unemployed Alliance, spoke in behalf of common labor. He said his group was organized recently under union rules and had established a minimum minimum rate of 50 cents an hour for unskilled labor. Board members replied by expressing expressing their desire to follow existing existing scales, if such a course is wilhin the board's jurisdiclion, and informed all speakers Ihcir petitions would receive careful consideration. Projects for Women Officials'of the Trades and Labor council, speaking · on wages, said they understand that, since Public Works Administration work is under under federal supervision, PWA officials officials intend to follow the governmental governmental practice and pay according to scales established by the trades. Approving additional PWA proj- ccls, totaling approximately $76,000, of which the cily must pay $19,000, commissioners also provide an ad- dilional list upon which women only will be employed. This action was taken as the result result of complaint having been filed that, lo date, men only are ^o benefit benefit from the projects. Projects for women workers include include making of layettes- for needy mothers, work us'atlcndants at public public comfort stations, reclaiming of public library books, and renovating of municipally owned buildings. Threatens $50,826 Suit J. Van Ostrand, whose son Edward Edward was injured fatally in a rc- jcnt automobile accident in which a city-owned police vehicle, driven by Detective Jess Dennis and a private car operated by True Huuscr of lermanlown, collided, told the commission commission of his intention to demand $50,826.02 from either the city or jondsmen of Dennis. Edward was riding in the Hauser I ear when the accident occurred. ! ser recently was held for the grand jury on a charge of careless driving. There also is a suit pending pending against -liiui, instituted by the city, for recovery of $113. During a brief legislative session of the board, resolutions were passed providing for obtaining the city's share of Ihc'oest of the several additional PWA projects, which were approved at tho last two meetings of the commission. Cost Accountants Hear Hook Middlctown, Oct. 18.--"Understanding 18.--"Understanding is the great need of .the hour. Neither men nor nations can get together and co-operate in their common interests until there has been established confidence built upon a foundation of understanding," understanding," Charles R. Hook, president and general manager of the. American American Rolling Mills company, Middlc- town, told regional members, of'the National Association of Cost Accountants Accountants yesterday afternoon in Dayton. Mr. Hook's address, "The Human Side of Industrial Relations," was a feature of the opening session of the two-day regional conference conference of the association. "Men are square and the vast majority of the workers want to ilo right and, in my opinion, will respond quickly to a square deal," declared Hook, foreman, manager nnd chief executive officer of the steel company over a period of years. "The ability In handle men probably probably is the moet valuable characteristic characteristic that anyone can possess. There is nothing that will secure loyalty from those with whom you SUNDAY A Great Stage

Clipped from The Journal News18 Oct 1935, FriPage 18

The Journal News (Hamilton, Ohio)18 Oct 1935, FriPage 18
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