Mrs. Odessa Stuart Barker; O.S. Barker Music Association; Johnson Chapel African Methodist-Episcopal Church; "Lake Como Weekly"; Como; Fort Worth, Texas
"Lake Como Weekly" provides a short article on Mrs. Odessa Stuart Barker, the namesake of the O.S. Barker Music Association. Mrs. Barker was a pianist for Johnson Chapel A.M.E. Church in Como and her husband was the pastor.
"Cowtown Plane Facts"; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Tarrant County Labor Congress; Armour and Co.
Armour's failure to negotiate with the Meat Packers union regarding time off has resulted in a work stoppage. The final straw was African American workers taking the day to celebrate Emancipaton Day and being terminated.