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    • "Retired Plasterer Raises Guinea Pigs"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Burnsides, C.P.; Plasterers and Cement Masons Local 34; Fort Worth Public Library Archives
    • Retired member of Plasterers and Cement Masons Local 34, C.P. Burnsides, raises Guinea pigs for use by Army hospitals. He sells them to a lab that creates a serum.
    • "Union Marks 50th Anniversary; Two Members Also Are Honored"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Electrical Workers Union, Local No. 116; Kinderdine, E.L. Sr.; Southern, Harry
    • Members celebrated the 50th anniversary of the creation of Electrical Workers Local No. 116 and two members, E.L. Kinderdine, Sr. and Harry Southern, marked 50 years of membership in the local.
    • "Mailers Slate Saturday Vote at Newspaper"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; International Typographers Union, Mailers Local No. 42; Fort Worth Star-Telegram; National Labor Relations Board
    • Mailers Local No. 42 scheduled a election to determine representation to the NLRB for employees at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
    • "City Wage Tax Not Dead Issue"

    • Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Fort Worth Trades Assembly; Tarrant County Labor Congress; Bothwell, Sam
    • Local labor is displeased that a wage tax may be used to cover a bond election as opposed to property tax revenue.
    • "State-Wide Political League is Formed: Local Unions Here Are Asked to Name Agents"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Texas Labor League for Political Education; Burch, Ethel; Texas State Federation of Labor; Labor Relations
    • Mrs. Ethel Burch, vice-president of the Texas State Federation of Labor, outlined plans for the Texas Labor League for Political Education. Local unions prepared to elect agents to represent them in the new organization, which was formed in...
    • "Building Trades in Close Bargaining: Two Building Crafts Vote for Walkouts, But Remain...

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Iron Workers Union, Local No. 263; Plasterers Union, Local No. 34; Operating Engineers Union, Local No. 819; Collective...
    • Although the unions and employers continued to negotiate, Iron Workers Local No. 263 and Plasterers Local No. 34 voted to walkout from their employers and Operating Engineers Local No. 819 had scheduled a vote on the same issue.
    • "Texas AFL-CIO Designates UTA as Official State Labor Library"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Texas AFL-CIO; University of Texas at Arlington; Sifford, J.W.; Givens, J.D.
    • The executive committee of the Texas AFL-CIO selected the University of Texas at Arlington as the official repository for items of historical significance to the labor movement. The committee also commended J.W. Sifford for his efforts with local...
    • "Pipe Fitters Let Building Contract"

    • "Fort Worth Labor News"; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 146; Hatcher, J.E.
    • Plumbers and steamfitters Local 146 began their $60,000 union building project on East Lancaster.
    • "12 Paper Workers Cited For Safety"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; United Paper Workers of America, Local No. 770; Fort Worth Safety Council; Fort Worth and Tarrant County Commercial Fleet...
    • Twelve members of United Paper Workers of America, Local No. 770, received commendations for safe driving from the Fort Worth Safety Council in the Fort Worth and Tarrant County Commercial Fleet Contest. The top two drivers were Wade W. Haynes and...
    • "Firemen Hail New Pension Ammendments"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Fort Worth Fire Fighters Local 440
    • Signed by Governor Allan Shivley, the ammendments may take place immediately. The provisions include an increase in pension payments and off duty coverage.
    • " 'Final' Drive Launched at Ward's: Local Prepares To File Petition For Election"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Deans, Walter 'Scotty'; International Teamsters Union, Local No. 47; National Labor Relations Board; Montgomery Ward
    • Walter 'Scotty' Deans, organizer for the International Teamsters Union, reported that Local No. 47 expected to file an election petition with the National Labor Relations Board in order to represent local Montgomery Ward employees.
    • "George Kaether Heads Stereotypers"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions-Texas-20th Century; Southern Labor History-20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Kaether, George; White, Willis; Stereotypers Union, Local No. 80
    • George Kaether was elected president of Stereotypers Local No. 80, winning the election over incumbent Willis White.
    • "Search Renewed For Carpenter's Lost Brother"

    • Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Blystone, E.K.; Blystone, Jack; Carpenters Union, Local No. 1822; Tracers Company of America
    • E.K. Blystone, a retired member of Carpenters Local No. 1822, continued to search for his brother, Jack Blystone, who he hadn't seen in 20 years. Jack, according to Tracers Company of America, stood to receive an unspecified amount of money if he...

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