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__ a $ f. y 5t' £.*'*• 5 No. 5.—Generalware, Evansville, Ind. Mrs. Theresa Montgomery, 11 S. Denby Ave. Meet second and fourth Thursday, Carpenters Union Hall, 1086 W. Frank lin street. No. 9.—Chinaware, Wheeling, W. Va. George W. Friedrich, 208 Jones St. Meets third Monday in Trades Assembly Hall. No. 7—Sanitary, Tiffin, O. Herbert Fisher, 156 Ohio Ave., Tiffin, O. Meets second and fourth Tuesday of every month. No. 9.—Kilnmen. East Liverpool, O. Laurence Brown, 1012 Waterloo St. Meets every Friday in Room 3 NBOP Bldg. No. 10.—Turners and Handlers, East Liverpool, O. Fred McGillivray, 825 Gee field St. Meets first and third Monday in Room No. 3 in NBOP Bldg. No. 12.—Jiggermen, East Liverpool, O. John Weber, 931 Lisbon St., East Liver pool, Ohio. Meets every Tuesday in Room 3 in NBOP Bldg. No. 16.—Saggermakers, East Liverpool, O. Harry F. McCombs, 927 Dresden Ave., East Liverpool, O. Meets first and third Tuesday in Room 2, NBOP Bldg. No. 17.—Kilndrawen, East Liverpool. O. Ray Green, 410 Jefferson St. Meets first and third Thursday in Room 4 in NBOP Bldg. No. 18.—Dippers, East Liverpool, O. Bdwin Sisley, Rear 303 Moore St. Meets first and third Friday in Room No. 2, NBOP Bldg. No. 20.—Generalware, Steubenville, O. Harry T. Brady, 511 N. 6th Ave. Meets first and third Thursday in Trades and Labor Hall. Capitol Bldg., Fourth and Adams Sts. No. 21.—Claymakers, East Liverpool, O. Mr. Bennie Martin, 407 Grant St. Newell, W. Va. Meets second Sunday in Room 2, NBOP Bldg. No. 22.—Mouldmakers, East Liverpool, O. Alfred Ferber, 1085 Vine St., East Liverpool, Ohio. Meets second and fourth Tuesday in Room 1, NBOP Bldg. No. 24.—Chinaware, Wellsville, O. Sam Lawton, 406 Seventh St. Meets first and third Wednesday in Odd Fellows Bldg., Fifth and Main Sts. k No. 25.—Packers, East Liverpool, Ohio. I. H. Crawford, 701 Commerce St., Wells ville, Ohio. Meets Second and Fourth Thursday in Room 1, NBOP Bldg. Nov 36.—Sanitary. Kokomo, Ind. Rob ert T. Bohannon, 1815 N. Purdum St.. Kokomo, Ind. Meets first and third Thursday in Trade aud Labor Council, 512 E. Sycamore. No. 29.—Dishmakers, East Liverpool, O. Irvin Crable, 607 Sanford Ave., R. D. 20. Meets first Tuesday in Room 1, NBOP Bldg. No. 31.—Generalware, East Palestine, O. Charles A. Hall, 53 Lincoln Ave. Meets second and fourth Monday at 7 :30 in Odd Fellows Hall. No. 33.—Chinaware, Beaver Falls, Pa. Leonard Greco, P. O. Box 803. Meets sec ond and fourth Monday in New Central Bldg., 1422 Seventh Avenue. No. 35.—Chinaware. Trenton. N. J. Mr. Joseph P. Brown, 2044 Nottingham Way, Trenton, N. J. Meets second and fourth Thursday in Polish Veterans Hail, Grand Street. No. 42.—Generalware, Salem, O. Nellie Jackson, 543 Perry St. Meets every other Monday in Memorial Bldg. No. 44.—Clay Workers, Sebring O. Ches ter Brunt, 595 W. Oregon Ave. Meets every other Monday night In K. of P. Temple. No. 45.—Sanitary, Trenton, N. J. L. E. Ansell, 31 Alden Ave., Trenton 8, N. J. Meets every Friday at N. Clinton and Grand Ave. No. 49-—Mixed, Trenton, N. J. A. J. Hassall, 44 Jeremiah Ave. Meets first and third Tuesday in Castlemini Hall, corner Grant and N. Clinton Ave. No. 50. Sanitary, Camden, N. J. Lawrence Gerwatoski, 1097 Morton St., Camden, N. J. Meets first and third Fri day in 13th Ward Club Bldg., 1824 Mech anic St No. 11.—Generalware, Canonsburg, Pa. Calvin Bixby, Box 211, Strabane, Pa. Meets every other Monday in Slovalk Hall, No. 51,—Finishers, East Liverpool, Ohio. Iona Shroades, 140 West Second SL Meets second and fourth Thursday in Room 2, NBOP Bldg. No. 59.—Kilnman, Dippers and Sagger makers, Sobring, O. Charles Newton, 148 B. Ely St., Alliance, O. Meets every other Monday in K. of P. HalL No. 66.—Generalware, Crooksville, O„ CL O. Abrams, 181 McKeever St., Crooks ville, O. Meets every other Tuesday. No. 70.—a, i __ __ Thursday, November 25, 1948 Generalware, Minerva. O. Abe ford M. Schauss, 2028 South Tares Ave.,(pool, O. Evansville, 11 nd. Meets second and fourthlRonm 1. NBOP Bids Thursday in C. L. U. hall, Fulton Ave. No. 75.—Generalware, Coshocton, Ohio, Arthur D. Howe, Roscoe, Ohio. Meets sec ond and fourth Thursday in Central Trades and Labor Hall, Mtin St. No. 76.— Chinaware, Buffalo, N. Y. Dorothy Donovan, 26 Houston St. Meets first and third Friday at Sparefield** Hall, Seneca and Weyand streets. No. 77.—Sanitary, Mannington, W. Va. John C. Thorn, R. 1, Mannington, W. Va. Meets first and third Friday at 7:80 p. m. in Legion Hall. No. 78.—Sanitary, St. John, P. Q., Can ada. Alfred Croisetere, 12A 9e Avenue, Iberville, P. Q. Canada. No. 86.—Warehousemen, East Liverpool, O. Harold Palmer, Route 2, East Liver pool, Ohio, Meets every Monday in NBOP Auditorium. No. 87.—Sanitary Mixed, Trenton, N. J. Anthony Stia* 409 Whitaker Ave., Tren ton 10, N. J. No. 89.—Sanitary, Richmond, Calif, O. L. McGinnis, 2364 Brooks Ave. Meets first and third Friday at 257 Fifth Street. No. 94.—Warehousewomen. East Liver pool, Ohio. Mildred Johnsqp, Box 368, East Liverpool, Ohio. Meets every other other Friday in Room 1. NBOP Bldg. No. 96.—Sanitary, Works, Perth Am boy, N. J. Steve Serenko, 178 First Ave., Fords, N. J. Meets third Monday of every month at Lukach Tavern on Fayette St. Perth Amboy, N. J. No. 98.—Chinaware, Grafton, W. Martha Hines, Box 2727, Grafton, W. Meets second and fourth Tuesday in V. F. W. Hall, the No. 99.—Chinaware, Clarksburg, W. David Bevan, 64 Coleman Ave. Meets end and fourth Monday. sec- No. 102.—Sanitary, Ford City, Pa. Sam uel Hindes, Box 80, McGrann, Pa. Meeta k second and fourth Friday in Sokol Hall at I 17:80 p. m. No. 108.—Chinaware, Bedford, O. Clyde Garvin, Box 302, Bedford, O. Meet* every I other Monday. No. 113.—Huntington Park, Calif. Meeta 1 first Thursday of every month at 6411' Sante Fe Ave. Upstairs. Lawrenc* F. Paker, 2960 Allesandro St Los Angeles, 26, Calif. No. 116. GeneraTware, Lincoln, Ill. Glenn Hale, 714 Decator St. Meets first and third Friday of each month in Odd Fallows Hall. N*. 131.—Generalware, Decorators, Se bring, O. Hasel Brown, R. D. 4, Alliance, O. Meets in K. of P. Hall every second and fourth Tuesday. No. 123.—Generalware, Cambridge, O. Lee Woodward, 624 Highland Ave., Cam bridge, Ohio. Meets second and fourth 1 Wednesday at Moose Hall. I No. 134.—Decorators and Decorating Kilnmen, East Liverpool, O. Norman Whippier, 518 Carolina Ave., Chester, W. Va. Meets first and third Tuesday in Room No. 4. NBOP Bldg. No. 130. Kilnfiremen Helpers and Trackmen, East Liverpool, O. Clifford Wilson, 223 W. Fourth St., East Liver pool, O. Meets second and fourth Friday in-Room 2, NBOP Bldg. No. 131.—Battersout and Mouldrunners, East Liverpool, Ohio. Alice Seevers, 2107 Penna Ave., East Liverpool, Ohio. Meeta every Thursday in Room 8, NBOP Bldg. No. 132.—Handle Casters and Finishers, East Liverpool, O. Bertha Magnone, 54 California Ave., Chester, W. Va. Meets first and third Monday in Room 1, NBOP Bldg. No. 133.—Sanitary, New Owth. Pa. Daniel Hughs*, 420 Waldo St., N. 0., Pa. Meets second and fourth Wednesday in Trades and Assembly Hall, corner Croton and Washington Street*. No. 134.—Stone and Art Ware. Crooks ville, 0. Arvin Riley, 8. .Buckeye Motto Ah* Mid third Th«r*dny« ........... •x DIRECTORY OF LOCAL UNIONS East Liverpool Trade* and Labor Coun cil. Larry Finlay, 709 Sophia St. Meet first and third Wednesday in NBOP Bldg. No. 4.—Casters, East Liverpool, Ohio. John F. Arnold, 914 St. Clair Ave. Meets second and fourth Monday in Boom 3, NBOP Bldg. N*. 135.-—Ston* and Art War*, Ro**-I ▼111*, o. Wilbur Smith, Box 218. Me*ta firnt and third Monday in Odd Follow* HalL Na. 138,—Biaqu* Warehousemen, Eaat Liverpool, O. Howard Pryor, Newell, W.l Va. Meeti first and third Thursday in Room 2, NBOP Bldg. Na, 140.—Porcelain, East Liverpool, O.l Jame* L. Densmore, Rt. 20, 456 Densmor* Av*., Eaat Liverpool, Ohio Meeta third Tuesday in Room 1. NBOP Bldg. No. 141.—Oddmen and Laborers, Eaat Liverpool, Ohio. Anthony J. Sours, 681 Lincoln Ave. Meets second and fourth Thursday in Room 4, NBOP Bldif. No. 143.—Porcelain Workers, Sandusky, O. Mrs. Byrel Smith, 1032 Pearl St. San dusky, Ohio. N*. m.—Stoneware. Cambridge, Ohio. Frank Clark, West View Mo. 2, Cam-1 ridg*, O. Meeta first and third Tuetulayl in Carter Bids. 800 8. 8th Street, Chun-1 bridge. Ohio. Na. 146—Generalwar*. Paden City, W.l Va. Wm. D. Kreba, Box 234, Paden City, W. Va. Meet* every Thursday after pay day in Eagle’s Hall. No. 148.—(Mixed), East Liverpool, Ohio. Jessie O. Thompson, 331 W. Third St. East Liverpool, Ohio. Meets first Thurs day in Room 1 NBOP Bldg. No. 150.—Stoneware ana Artware Work ers, Red Wing,-Minn. Walter Quinn, 12031 Walter St. No. 155.—Underglaa* Decorators. East I 1 AveT^he’ster, W. Va. Meets’ fourth Wed- K?eof p! No. 161.—Refractories, New Castle. Pa. ______ Frank C. Wyman, 1214 E. Washington I St. Meats third Wednesday in Room 408. |^l tories, East Liverpool, O. Mildred E. Me-1 O. R. F. Brandenstein, 766 Clay Drive, «,Jotate in“(L ^CHailTl8341’GIaOntrstnth at 4 pm| Washington (LPA)—The tortu No. 165.—Chinaware, El Cerrito, Calif. |ous collection of state laws aimed ™nd,e cl"‘r’M^taFZ^dnrtan^',fouirih|at depriving workers of union shop Wednesday, 1340 San Pablo Ave., El Cer [protection was partially reviewed rl No.Cai66.—Refractories. Sebring, Ohio. |by the NLRB last week. Confront George Goodballet, Box 135, Sebring, Ohio. |ed with a request from the Amal Meets first Tuesday of every month atl i Anneric&n Legion Hall. No. 168.—Art and Novelty, San Jose, |& Motor st^&n"fteIfiuf Templ*' 94 N- Second lemployes No. 171.—Generalwar*. Stockton, Calif. No. 178—Artware, Sebring, Ohio. A. Dorff, R. D. 4, Alliance, Ohio. every other Wednesday in V. F. W. No. 187. Porcelain, Trenton, N. J. Among Rose Pronesti, 78 Oliver Av*., Trenton ,, 9, N. J. Meet* second Thursday in Polish [answer to .9 W a r,a Jaeew eecono xnursaay in x'ousn ”va w mvu.uuiu Edwards.301 N. Main St. Meets second Falcon Hall, corner Cass and Adeline Sts. and fourth Thursday in Odd Fellows Hall. n0. 190. Porcelain. East Livernool O werl vnese. ivew iv^iBiaLivn TS.-'-Sanitary. Evansville, Ind. Wil-|Neilie Gardiner, 936 Lisbon St.. East Liv-(replacing othe Friday No. 191. General and China Ware, Hamilton, Ont., Canada. J. Henderson, 116 [wide E. 22nd. St. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. I StriKes. art No. 193.—Ueueraiware, Warehousemen, hS Igainatecl Ass n ox Street Railway Calif. Bert Stothers, 170 N. 24th St., San I ,. ,, Joee 10, Calif. Meets third Thursday of R. W. Price, 1026 S. Hunter Street.|u„i.| under Taft-Hartlev it Stockton, Calif. Meets second and fourth|heId t“at un(Jer 1 an ”a.uey Tuesday in AFL headquarters, 805 E. [must WnT 17L-M.lntenanee Men, East Liv-Ithe union erpool, o. Kenneth O. Cline, Box 221, Nations RSS’taiJt 'ou,th that fall short of prohibitions. No. 173.—Porcelain, Frenchtown, N. J, The company operates bus routes Harmon K. Wright, Box 81, Revere, Pa.!• i Meets third Monday in Legion hall. |m eight states and Canada. No. 174.—Sanitary, Metuchen, N. J. |laws Georg* Bondies, Box 71, Fords, N. J. ,, xt Meeta second Saturday of month at 10 a. Am£oyWN8hjn’ton HaH’ Fayette St” Perth No. its.—Sanitary, Trenton, N. J. Al-1—Wisconsin—requires bert Schuster, 839 Ardsley Ave., Trenton, |vote New Jersey. Meets second tnd fourth day. No. 177.—Sanitary, Robinson, Ill. Tennis, 511, S. Robb Street. Meeta Thursday in Labor Temple. Tues-1Ithe No. 181.-■iy.e’R^tertITho^XiCr53,Ms:|ion Trenton, N. Olden Ave., _________________________ and fourth Thursday in Falcon Hall, N. I Trenton, N. J. Meets second I Calif.* Cora* Lee Hutchison’, Box 682, HunU ington Park, Calif. Meets second and| fourth Mondays of each month at Culinary 1 “n?N.u£S%£Lrdind Walter H. Smith, 513ft Princeton Ave., I SSS ft &nii Cincinnati (LPA)-Socretary of and Indiana Ave. Wm^HuUhins, i%“No.nbideTAJk, Tre£ (conference here ton, J. Meets last Monday of *v«ry Artwar.. first and third Friday, 2200 East Ave. I No. 193.—Sanitary, Trenton, N. J. Alma I day'17’25^N.^l?nton No. 195.—Glost Warehousewmoen and Clare C. Meetzek, 1029 Arthur Ave., Clear water, Calif. Meets first and third Thurs day in Catholic Hall. No. 197.—Earthenware and Artware, Cambridge, Mass. Louis Fournier, 8 Fran cis St., Somerville, Mass. No. 198.—Feldspar, Million and Smelt ing, Trenton, N. J. William Taylor, 188 Allen St., Trenton 8, N. J. No. 206.—Chemical Supply, Crooksville, |dglinst O. Mrs. Esteila Knerr, 281 day of each month at 1428ft Second St, 203?-’ Pfoneer Pottery. Art and Novelty, East.Liverpool, O. Alma Graham, 248 W. 9th St.. East Liverpool, O, Meets[ first and third Wednesday in Room 4, [Coasts. J!!.dtr• c, .. No. 204.—Sanitary, Los Angelos, Calif. I .’ ,, No. 104.—Chinawar*. Falls Creek, Pa. dale, Calif. Meets first and third vVedneS" Ifv/n-vpjir fprin in thp pm Robert E. Sctte, R.D. 1—898, DuBols, Pa. day in Butcher Hall, 5510 Pacific Blvd., y P™P Meeta second and fourth Monday in Odd Fellows Hall. Huntington’Park, Calif.”” |ployers’ No. 205.—Refractories, Tiffin, O. Will-|„ nn-hnnr dov-nhift nav rni«sp iam w. Tate, 539 N. Washington st., Tif-|a ific-an-nour I fin, Ohio. Meets first Wedenesday of month. I I No. 206.—Art and Novelty, Byesville, O. Grace Thomas, 107 N. Eighth St., Byea-[HOTTiNGIi ville, O. I No. 207.—Refractories, Crooksville, O. I Warden Mauller, 606 Summit St., Crooks-|Xl ville. Ohio. Meets fourth Thursday each| No. 308.—Foremen, supervisors: Sanl-I tary, Trenton, N. J. Secretary, 215 Broad [address hU “”n“ No. 209.—Artware, Wellsville, o. Mary|ministrator Legion Hall. Mihalik, Box 74, Stratton, Ohio. ^ovipf tnetips ovpcrpiir And first and third Thursday in American!nouncen S)0V,.et J-actlCS overseas No. 212.—Generalware, Chester, W. Va.|chaos aS John Sell, 319 Garfield street, East Liv-|totalitarian Sh. Room* 4. MNBOP Bidi. M°nUy °1said. “There is a cold war going on No. 213—Artwar*, Pelham, N. T. Loon-|in Europe, but it bears the label N^Y™11, 128 ^ultoB St” ^*rnonT made in Moscow.’ No.’ 214. Sanitary, Redlands, Caiif.| cliiT'Meeta firsthand third8,FK^ndin|the Marshall American Legion Hall. a.h”‘ “a *walty. Angal**,|abjy prosperous No» 316. Artwar*, Jonesboro, Teu.(standards” during Helen K*pllng*r, Route 1. J«»*boro.| Tenn. lyeain. No. 218.—Sanitary, Torrence, Calif. L.| He voiced tagZeiLaCaiif28881 PBnama Ave’’ Wihn' _No._ 319.—Artware,_ ftanesvilie, St. *68 C9fwla Ava'* ^“•’■lites Coach Employes-AFL for |a union shop authorization poll of of the Northland Grey- hound bus company, the NLRB honor state prohibitions OI shoP’ but not state regU- of union security contracts the points he made, in the newsmen’« the Taft-Hartley act in(should contain machinery for (handling mitlon-Wlde or industry- strikes A FL sucrcrestions on IAfter No. 199.—Chinaware. Doris Goodwine, 550 mona, Calif. Meets each month, 637 W. Second St, Pomona,la 16-to-one Pomona. Calif. ESTlJX P5| W. Main Meets second Thursday of each month ini .T-,. .. Municipal Hall. IAFL this Huiti’ngto^P^rkf’caflf2 rk0I'~ TOinawa«Kk-7iIunM-ljjuo? Pae?’(obtaining what ILA President Jos Calif. Orvis Reese, 6507% Middleton St.,| Huntington Park, Calif. Meets second andleph No. 302.—Artware, Santa Monica, Calif. |now goes Betty J. Markham. 618 Ocean Park Blvd., tioo nr rniaotinn ban nt Santa Monica, Calif. Meets first Wedneo-[ratification 'Z. •V- State in three of the states—Iowa, [South Dakota and North Dakotn (prohibit the union shop. A fourth a two-thirds negotiation of a union security of the Workers involved for ^“(contract. Taft-Hartley requires a (majority vote. Meet" I B°un! by section 14 (b) of-Taft haii. (Hartley, the board had to deny un shop rights to workers in the Democratic Party Should [Labor Maurice Tobin, at a press following his ad- Idress to the AFL convention, took Iin stride a flock of questions at hi“by an army ot about [35 newspapermen. K ■_ a Be Labor s Vehicle—Tobin suggestions on what SUch legislation should COn- tain “»i» .Infinitely be considered in drafting the bill.” Voluntary in- AvX’ Meeto Tu*‘Iflation controls won’t work legal (compulsion is needed. Kilndrawers, East Liverpool, O. Miss Villa I irn,.]o sQm ehnnlJ rot nut nf all Carraher. 704 Aten Ave.. Wellsville. O.l Uncle bam Should get OUt Of al Meets first and third Wednesday in 2,No?°i96.%neralware, Hollydale, Calif, Roomlnunor industrial disputes and local (differences. There’s no objection to or rejection, nas at [least temporarily forestalled a (strike of the union’s 60,000 mem- |bers on the Atlantic and Gulf I No. 103.—Generalware, Erwin, Tenn. M. B. Laws, Rt. 8, Box 216, Erwin, Tenn. Meets second and fourth Tuesday at,' rqu. «v«. oamiary, uo* nogera*. vaux. ,. Clinchfield Y. M. C. A. Hall, N. Main St. Ray Nelson, 6111 McKinley Av*., Holly-|run The new contract, which would for one yeiir instead of the “final offer,” proves for aay-smit pay raise, vllS UG Ww UJ firOU pealed. He will go to Congress with a mandate for repeal. There’s noM doubt in my mind that the act will be repealed by March 1. s bombard- Iment were these1 New legislation New Dock Contract Offered Union New York (LPA)-Backed up by membership vote the (lockers last offer, the Stllnt’l Longshoremen’s Association- week was successful in Ryan called a “fine agreement.,, CIarendon Ave-|The new contract agreement, which to ILA’s members for mL Cincinnati (LPA)—In the first he has ever given to an Av'J" AFL convention, Marshall plan ad- Paul G. Hoffman de* ana [warmly praised labors participa- w?£ TJ^fP3L°jr’,Vai«ti“d A^oteh’00 in the EuroPean recovery pro xak, 53 Potter Ave., Trenton 9, N. J. [grain. No. 211.—Artware, Crooksville, O. Mrs.I «rrho Rrpmlin wants not iwnv Ethel L. Hayman, 427 McKinley Av«..| lne kremlin wants, not recov Crooksviiie, O. Meets the first Friday of|ery in Europe, but confusion and every month in the Odd Fellows Hall. L.p,nna oo ha«ic far thp -idvanra nf a Oasis for tne .lOvance of dictatorship,” Hoffman Hoffman voiced confidence that Plan will achieve its [goals of making Europe ‘reason- within European the next four strong appreciation for labor’s aid and singled out for Ohio|a special tribute some of the labor serving on his staff. Among 7»»1 £V wJ w I 2) Ju XUJ1 3 I* Ml THE POTTERS HERALD, EAST LIVERPOOE, OHIO Washington (LPA) Labor's I League for Political Education, political arm of the AFL, is pre pared to throw the book at Taft- Hartleyite Congressman Alvin E. O’Konski (R., Wis.) when he shows I up in Washington next January to resume his House seat. Last week LLPE published a complete record on the anti-labor legislator’s shenanigans. The testi mony was prepared by one of the nation’s leading liberal dailies, the Madison, Wis., Capital Times. Edi tor William Evjue and reporter Cedric Parker are largely respon sible for marshalling the facts, LLPE said. ROMANCE—Jane Wyman and Lew Ayres, stars of Warner Bros.’ (paper—on the congressional pay-ltured control of Congress, Senate majority 1 aler Ab n (long-awaited drama, “Johnny Belinda,” which advance trade comment (roll as a means of paying off the [grew a mustache declaring, “The voters have just said they wanted Meets first and third Monday in 12. Hall. Esther Brub«cker, R. D. No. 1, East [Theatre Palestine, Ohio. 1 M- Laws Complicate NLRB Union Shop Case Ilauds as one of Hollywood’s finest films, opens Thursday at the Ceramic Idebt, O’Konski also syphoned off (something different. I’m giving them the must* he.” (secretarial pay to his wife, the pater he shaved it off conr a.enting, _“I“I just foux.d out -i ^DMpite’^his^O’Konski reportedkrandchildren,wanting that his wife received “no separate In a separate opinion, board to 1944 the legislator had upped P° nt pn^e ha8 resu1]*! Chairman Paul Herzog pointed outlhis own take by $28,285. Ultimately lon in a of ProPaganda that the NLRB had erred in a pre- extracted $1732 in additional in- (against the anti-trust laws. vious decision which said that state Lome taxes from him. “I don’t believe in a labor party, IJjXXT Ifc VXLXTX (committee last week that the cem but I would like to see an align-1 lent firms have taken advantage of ment of. a conservative party ver-1 Washington (LPA)—Already the |the FTC to increase their o i.-kavoi nsm (sides are shaping up for the battle |profits. Now that they can’t absorb y* lover taxes which will break out (freight charges and quote uniform ocratic party is now the liberal Iwhen the 81st Congress meets iu (prices the big firms are soaking party, and should serve as labor’s (January. (customers more than the old rate vehicle. Also, the best interests of I Sen. Walter F. George (D., Ga.),lp]us freight, and pocketing the dif our country will be served by main- lone of the “silent” Dixiecrats dur- |ference, the contractors said, taining the two-party system. ling the election fight, who is slat-1 Capehart himself asserted that “I would very much like to seeled to recapture his old spot asl labor unity, and I will be glad to (chairman of the Senate Finance help in achieving that.” (Committee, announced last week| Ithat he will oppose President Tru-I tax restoration. io, (spokesman for northern business Lr,. for men working more than 1260 lDemocratic Nat’l Committee chair-Lorkers in New England and the hours a year, and a 15c-an-hourlmanj and Joseph C. O’Mahoney ofLy.Atlantic area. TWUA Presi boost the rate for night and|Wyomingf wbo may be chosen pre-|dent Emi| Rj-eve sajd thjs week. weekend work. |sident pro-tempore of the Senate.I RjeVe’s announcement followed a xTin»,er’jin a Vme^t^»en iby th® (Both urged last week that the levy I meeting of more than 400 dele NLRB under a Taft-Hartley act|on swollen corporate profits be re-|gates from cotton and rayon textile longshoremen voted enacted. I plants. Last Saturday, delegates of 16,646 to 1083 to reject the employd O’Mahoney, who fought unsuc-|woolen and worsted locals of ers final offer. The rejected offerlca88fu]]y foy ap excess profits cur^|TWUA initiated a similar wage contained the same wage proposal I during the 80th Congress, pointed|c|ajm, as djd representatives of as the one later accepted by theloaf ^bat profits are at an all time| cotton dyeing and finishing work ILA negotiators, but was for two|high, and said that industry must|ers Wages programs for other years, and did not include the fourlj^kg jts contribution to financing! dyers and finishers have yet to be hour’s pay guarantee. An 80-day|the mounting public debt. (determined. “cooling off” injunction forbidding! Although not endorsing the ex-| An in a)]f more tban 216,000 tex a strike expired last Monday &t|cess profits tax proposal, even workers will be affected by midnight. (actionary lame duck Rep. Harold|TwuA’s latest wage drive, Rieve 1 VI/A FV IF* w Jr JLf Plevnlcorporations fn mQl JllUN Iwfllcrease You can get an idea of the cali-f rwrt Labor League Has| Complete Record On Con. O’Konski In addition to putting one of his creditors—a local Republican lead-1 |er from whom he bought a news-| no _____ ...... ......... .................... ............................ ............ I Subsequently, the Wisconsin un- ion-hater paid his wife for officel three states which prohibit union [newspaper venture. His publishing] security, despite the fact that they (company was reimbursed, however,! Since section 14 (b) refers only lyears ago led to a Wisconsin Taxlc«mPa88ed the “mvi81ble fog” to prohibitions, however, the board kep’t investigation into the waysl?J decided that it can ignore the Wis-Ln which O’Konski increased hisl1Wright TeX charg?d consin provision and permit North-(personal income by juggling the |}j^ TJ® land Greyhound employes in that (payrolls of Congress and his priv-lf dec ?red 4^ the Capehart in state to win the union shop by a ate business ventures. The stateke8t,gat,on °L av Fede™1 majority vote. authorities found that from i942 Com“on I anti-union laws must be honored! jn January 1946, O’Konsyi ad-|regains the chairmanship of the even when workers in states curs- knitted that Martin Vickers, the (House Small Business Committee in ed with such ordinances are in the Iman from whom he was buying a (January he will press for a tight same bargaining unit as workers (newspaper, appeared “on both my lening up of monopoly restrictions, in more fortunate states. Ishop payroll and on my congress-1 As the House committee resumed Since the current case involved lional secretarial payroll. He did not 1*^8 hearings on unfair trade prac employes of an interstate carrier, lhave any duties as a congressional pices a witness, Prof. Frank Vetter, the board also had to figure out in (secretary. Ia what state the various workers are I “He was on the payroll merely (price policies, told the congressmen actually employed. Finally it nil- |to bet the balance the government (that he had turned down an invjta ed that the location of the office (allowed me for secretarial assist- Ition to testify before Sen. Cape to which the interstate drivers re- lance. A congressman cannot draw (hart’s committee. Capehart’s inves port is the determining factor. Ithat money personally. Someone Itigation of the FTC rulings is lelse has to be on the payroll to (stacked in favor of the big corpor draw the money. Therefore I putlations, Vetter charged. Martin Vickers on the payroll.” I Meanwhile, Capehart did some ___ I Despite this admission O’Konski’s (charging too. When an FTC of fic (fitness to serve was not questioned |ial, ’Associate General Counsel ____________ ________ [by the Republican 80th Congress. (Frank Wooden, said that critics of -.IlLPE is resolved that his activities |the anti-basing point rulings are continuing the “non-Communfsvjwjii be well known to members of prying “to destroy the anti-trust affidavits in a new law. |tbe wben it meets early next Laws” Capehart said that Wooden “If the President campaigned onlyeari |is “prejudiced” and has “outlived any one issue, it certainly was thatr ___ ____________ Ibis usefulness to the commission.” the Taft-Hartley act must be re-1 I IfWf W t11—one JD/X JL I i j~j XjJuIfTC r-v IT TltT |w| •-‘W’ V’v MUSTACHE THIS TIME—In 104G wh n the hdai are in the same bargaining unit as lfrom kick-backs from other em-l the cement industry is reanimr workers in four states which have pioyes on his congressional staff. fcXTiR TnH JI *he...Cem^ ,nd"stry .?s. reaping no barriers to such contracts. Capital Times editorials several Capehar**” attack on the basing lot of propaganda’ Patman promised that when he recognized expert on business A group of consumers of cement of the commodities which said had been subject to mon -t-l w ^|°poly control thru the basing point (system—testified before Capehart’s Knutson (R., Minn.) author of the|dec]ared He said that, if won, the wf‘aid-the-rich” tax bill passed by|new pay rates will g0 into effect On Ithe 80th Congress, conceded thatlJanuary 15 1949 Tbe contracts those he named Bert Jewell, Clin-Iera' treasury. He suggested lastlpwuA and the employers, ton Golden, Boris Shishkin, andlwee^ that regular corporation m-l A jOc wage increase would estab Harry Martin. I He also praised the work donel Chastened perhaps by his failurel$i 3Q average hourly wage in union by the Anglo-American Council onl to be reelected, the long time friend |cotton and rayon mills. Woolen Productivity on which U. S. leaderslof big business admitted that the|wageg are higher, of labor and industry are repre-| steel companies are making too sented. I much money. “You can get an idea of the cali-l Still unrepentent, however, 19ldence of the industry’s ability to ber of the men who comprise this I the Nat’l Association of Manufac- lmeet TWUA’s demands. He said Council when I tell you that thelturers. Last week the NAM plead-|tbat the union is resolved to con American labor representatives areled for further tax cuts for the |tinue itg progreS8 toward eliminat Harvey W. Brown, Lee Minton, wealthy. Its president. Morns I. the sub.8tandard wages tradi. Thomas J. Harkins and VictorlSayre declared that “this is the|tion the jndustry. Reuther. Already results are flow-|time for a common-sense overhaul I ________ ing from their work,” he said. lof an income tax system which I Commie “If our program is to succeed, it (drains off the surplus funds of in-1 Mags /LPA) The big t^^^r±.L™^hd?ivi1”alS in th\middlc !,nd UPLer Lynn Local 201 of United Electric encan and European workers, he I income groups whose savings in the I wk w_k votpd out declared. “If the workers lose faith |past were invested in America’s laLWo^ers ast ek t.°. in the program because they do not n °^ce lts one avowed Communist understand it, they have it within I lofficer-recording secretary Rob their power to undermine it.” I War III is that we, the free people, |ort Goodwin, who was defeated by Hoffman closed by asserting thatlplan together, work together, and (Thomas Gilroy by a vote of 6500 “all that is needed to avoid World [stick together,” 'to 3300, Ufll A A nOlf fftF Wfl BV FlOlt I [Q^nf Pay Boost I “It would lead to a destruction! |of business,” the veteran southern I Boston (LPA)—Taking advant- lage (interests said. (Textile Workers Union of America four hooro guaranteed pay for men On the other side of the tax fight demanding a 10c hourly pay called to jobs, liberalized vacations of wage reopening clauses, the Howard McGrath, raise for 12O.C€0 cotton and rayon must be made to in-|provide for arbitration if no agree- their contribution to the fed-lment can be reached between come levies be upped 4%. Ilish a $1.07 hourly minimum and a President Rieve cited the all-time |high profits of textile firms as evi- ....................................... W. ar¥-y Dorothy Ann, 5,'and Alben Barkley HI, 4. Patman Calls Capehart Industry heads in the businesse thgt have been using the basing point answer monopoly charges by claiming that if they are not per mitted to absorb freight costs con sumers will be at the mercy of local monopolies—nearby firms which can undersell distant competitors. EVERYTHING AUTOMATIC NewGas ranges have automatic time and heat controls... light without matches! FINEST RESULTS. 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KI 110 West Sixth Street, East Liverpool, Ohio PAGE THREE Editor Applauds AFL-LLPE’s Fight Against O’Konski y Madison (LPA)—At least *one daily newspaper editor, liberal Willi, E e of /he Madison (Wis.) Capital Times, last week applauded AFL-LLPE’s fight to pr‘vent rt atiriL11 of readion ary Congressnun Al. in O’hunski (R., Wis.). O’K o n s k i, like Un-American Activities Chairman J. Parnell Thomas (R., N. J.), is alleged to have received a “kick-back” from & man whom he placed on his con gressional secretarial a y o 11—■ without the gentleman’s having to show up or do any worfc. The Wis-^ consin union-hater has admitted that one of his staff never came tot Washington, and that he just want-* ed to be gwr-- somebody Lad the, chance to collect the dough that Uncle Sam makes avail aide to the office force of legislators. 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