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"among th'e printers-are "charging
each other with. The Barkers
claim they, are "progressives",
which the Lynchers deny and
charge that they are reactionaries
who would destroy the policies
that haye made the I. T. U. great.
Both claim that the other side
maintains an inner organization
a wheel within a wheel for the
purpose of dictating "the organi
The election occurs 'May 15,
afte'r which' Taftr, Harmon", Wil
son, L,'a Follette and the rest can
have the center of the state again.
There is general rejoicing
among the building trades be
cause the long war between the
carpenter and woodworkers is ov
er, the latter having agreed to
consolidate with the former. Now
an effort will be made to merge
the Brotherhood arid Amalga
mated Carpenters, between which'
unions there has been 'much'
STRIKE SCENE, LAWRENCE, THE WOOL TRUST CITY
"The flag and the soldiers"
Parade of strikers marching
through. ..streets pf Lawrence, un
der the Stars and Stripes, while
soldiers, with fixed bayoriets,
stand readytocharge upon them.