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Mich. Sheridan knocked Lore all
over the ring.
A WISE PUP v
European Russia has the highest
birth rate in the world; France the
CLOTHING WORKERS AFTER
The Amalgamated Clothing Work
ers of America have started a cam
paign to organize the 50,000 tailors of
Chicago. Organizers of the union
in other cities have come to Chicago,
where they will work under the joint
board of the garment workers.
The first of a series of mass meet
ings has been called for Monday
evening, March 22, at 8 o'clock, in
Hod Carriers' hall, Halsted and Har
The meeting will be addressed by
Jacob Paken, att'y for the Brother
hood of Tailors; Sidney Hillman, in
ternational president of the clothing
workers, and Rose Schneiderman,
general organizer of the Internation
al Ladies' Garment Workers.
Two hundred thousand circulars
have been distributed, printed in all
languages, calling on the tailors to
unite. 10,000 handbills announcing
the meeting have been distributed
and the big hall is expected- to be
"Propaganda work has been going
on quietly for some time," said
Frank Rosenblum, general executive
board member. "The tailors are en
thusiastic and I expect to see Chi
cago as well organized at New York,
or any other of the large eastern
cities, within a few months.
"At present our union has nine lo
cals with 10,000 members. There are
nearly 50,000 unorganized tailors in
Chicago. The conditions in this
trade in this city are the worst in the
country. Our aim is to improve them
and we intend to do so."
Hans Schnetzel was a hunter man
Exceeding brafe undt cleffer,
But he has not this season shot
A mess of hassenpfeffer.
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If a cake cracks open while baking
it contains too much flour. Use half
a cup less next time.