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 - Tlie Sliirt. Catters to Strle. The majority of...
Tlie Sliirt. Catters to Strle. The majority of the sliirt catters of the ^ast evening at 91 Walker street, and effected temporary organization for the purpose of demanding eight hoars a day. The chairman selected ifarHa Brubaker ; the secretaries, Messrs. 3arcusand"Adolph 'Wald; the treasurer, Edward Knickerbocker. Abont the total number of sn the city is one hundred and fifty ; Chops, forty. Eepresentatives" from, most of She shops were present and these stated ·that no difficulty -whatever would be expert- ·-«uced Jtt getting the eight hours for a day's 3t was resolved to demand the eigat hours aay-nesx Ths fall number of men worktog-in -f hop are to act as a committee TO determination of the meeting to the bosses, tsommittee of three was appointed to look shoae shops that had no representative present 4ast evening^ A check for $aa was received *feyer Hun, of Chambers street, to help the «st3bli£hing-the organization.

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  1. New York Herald,
  2. 05 Jun 1872, Wed,
  3. Page 7

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