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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, November 11, 1911, Image 14

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kTimiuout carefully on .platter and
surround witmprunes. , . ,
- it - -
THat They Would Strike Unless
S" Demands Were Granted," Was
;, by a Referendum Vote.' i "
, ' Rock Island railroad officials,
-a krefusing.yes.terday several con-,
-3 cessioris-demanded by the system
& federation 'of. shopmen ,dn that
.o raid, have defied the men, and
5V, ttffeir actjon will probably preci
pitate the, strike which .the' men
' declared ' ior , by a;, referendum
F'vqte; -unless tbejr demands, were
g'gfanted,' " .c , -
"tfj : -vrhe-cpmpariy.'in notifying the
' committee " from v the shopmen
, tHat the road-would not recede
rfrom" its position ih regard. to
-'wages 'and' working agreements,
7 his' ended' negotiations with the
q"ployes and has left" the nest
move with thcirterhatiorial pres-Vs-
idfchts'bf the various trades work
ing on the line, whose sanction is
necessary before a.' strike, can be
? called. m. , "
-"ir jV meetin gof the executive
3v committee of. thevfive crafts em
'3 ployed on the road washeld "here
7C today, but union leaders refused
' to 'discuss the' result of-the con
"r defence. The international offi
cers authorized the-taking of 'the
y5 strike vote, &nd theirapprpval of
ifi 'the strike is considered a fore
;?" gone conclusion, .'
--' The exa'ct tfme when thestrike
will be officially called isun
&: fcnow'n, .but there was a rujnpr
JI&ruoo aviJuooxs aril qi Iwroisv
current arburtdjunion headquarj
ers'that it would be Monday. Con
firmation of this was impossible,
butit.is commori knowledee"that
if, the striker-is,, called 'it, wjll jje
within "a week. , r
It is evident'that the railroad
are acting together. Until" ail
employes on all roads , do the!
sarae.-thipg they, will,vork at a '
disadvantage what they need; is
system federation on all Voattsir
and. then .system federation of
these federations. ' . l)
t WiHianr Parry, FeoHa, is of
ferjng a 'reward today for a 'rob
berrwhjb - jsrninus" ap 4of actors
nerjebutVho Parry says has un
limited gall . - t
., Williajm' recently embarked in
the" skunk jndustry, and 'stockejd
a rempte bujjd'ng and- lot pn his
fa'rfn-near Virginiawith twenty
two healthy skunk's, in full work
ing jqrdero which he -and -his- sons
had captured aljye. v - - ,
y 'Npw the. business is ousted- vA!
thief drove up a wagon, herded
the skunks through 'a- chute randj-made-away
with-the-entire stock,
- Bloodhounds brought" from
Springfield-; by Deputy; Sheriff
Widma'ytfr couldn'tAseernto-catph'
the -scent- Butrthe neighborhood
never does expect to live ikdown,
, 1 - 00 : -
The" law doesn't allow cattle to
be packed in stock carsjik$ Chi
cago people are packed into -those
Van-Buren streetcars. J3ttt catrx
tie cost money human' beings
are cheap, c -A - .
(iiiEnn3 sdj 10 Juo 2iniiiJ

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