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k NEWS OF OLYMPIA LABOR ORGANIZATIONS - UNIONS AND SECRET Alt IKS. Amrrlran Kedrratinn -Frank Morri son. A. F. of L. building. Washington, IX C. Stair Federation— Charles Terry Tay lor. P. O. Eox 1285, Tnroma, Wash. Olympia Trades Council —F r ,l Hud son. f>o3 Columbia l.abrl bragur—Mrs. K. It. Molller, 328 Franklin Allied Printing Tradra Council—F. L. Batteries. 3)5 Fast Fourth. Itlaokainilha find Helpers Licliard Alderson. it. F. Do. No 2, Olympia. Bookbinder* —Al Galloway, 315 East Fourth. Corpentern and Jolnera —C. A. Gloyd, Clerks' Association Mrs. Bernlce Kelly. 1114 Main. Cooks and Wallera T'tanita Smith, Commercial Hotel. Kleetrtelaus — llarmer Bender, Cherry and Pacific. Jennie > men Barbers —Pajl Werner, 518 Main. I.mindrr Workers — Alice Payne, sth and Water streets. Machinists — C. Van Vlack. 35 1 Frank lin. tlusiclitns Elmer Jones. Frederick and Sixth. Painters, Decorators n»d I'nper am ers p. M. Kendrlck 300 Fir. Plumbers nnd Stenmfltter* ——Robert Hannah, Tumwater. Printing Preaamen — H. L. Wortman, 2508 Main. Micetmvtnl Workera—J. F„ Harmon, financial secretary; C. J. Wiseman, re cording secretary. Shipyard l.aborera, Diggers and Fas teaera—Secretary. Li. H. Oorham; finan cial secretary, Geo. A. Wllley, Union hall. Third and Washington. Shingle Weavers Morton Blssell, care Olympia Shingle company. Shipwrights. Ship Carpenters and Jolaera —C. D. Adams, secretary. 103 Quince street: C. V. Ely. financial sec retary, 1502 Cherry "hone, 807 R. Steam Engfueera —A. J. Stocks, 417 Tenth street. Teamsters and Chauffeurs —Holt Mc- Gonigle, 1121 Pacific Typographical C uloa —Geo. L. Levy, Recorder building. Timberworkera, IS'o. 24 J. R. John ston. R. D. No. 1, Olympia. Telephone Operators —Miss Flora Mc- Donald. Tumwater. INSTRUCTS SECRETARY TO BUY LIBERTY BOND The Trades Council, at the meet ing last evening, gave authority to its secretary to buy a bond of the Fourth Liberty Loan during bonor week. The executive committee of the Council made its report on the griev ance of the Steam Engineers, which has been hanging fire for some weeks. The recommendations of the commit tee was aocepted by all concerned, and the controversy is now 'among the things that were. O k H. McOill, cooperator of Seat tle, and President Mclntyre of the Olympla Cooperative Shipbbuilding Co., appeared in the interest of the company, which proposes to boy the local shipbuilding plant known as the Ward yard and operate it as a coop erative enterprise. Following the addresses, which were well received by the delegates, the Council pro vided for a special committee on the subject and l the secretary was in structed to request similar action on tbe part of affiliated local unions. A special committee, consisting of A. J, Stocks. Mrs. T. P. Holcraft ana doo. A. Willey, was chosen to report -a plan for building a labor temple in Olympia. Label League delegates gave notice of a social session, which will follow the regular Council meeting next Thursday evening, October 3. All ■nion men, friend wife, and other friends are invited. C. A. Oloyd was elected to the ex ecutive committee to fill a vacancy and D. C. Baker was named as a true tee - t*»i: 1. A jMIBIOEMS HOIEMKTIKNI Members of the Ship Carpenters' Union, Thursday evening, listened to the report of its delegates to the Btate Council of Carpenters, which held its sessions in Yakima last week. The delegates made the trip by automobile in Frank Linderson's big Studebaker, the party consisting of Delegates Frank Thomas and Frank Linderson of the Ship Carpenters' local, J. A. McCaughan, representing the District Council of Carpenters A. J. Phillips, delegate of local 956, Mrs. Thomas and Mr. Linderson's son. The route taken was by the Columbia River highway, which made a most delightful trip. Dele gate McCaughan will make his re port at the next session of the Dis trict Council in Seattle. An address relative to the Olym pia Co-operative Shipbuilding Co., given by O. H. McGill, was listened to with marked attention by the membership and there were many ex pressions of hearty approval. Pres ident Mclntyre of the shipbuilding company also made a talk regarding the plans of the company. Delegate Thomas read the report of the State Council delegates. The primary purpose of the meet ing in Yakima was to initiate steps for equalization of wages, hour and conditions of work throughout the district The convention opened its session, at !»:3« the morning of Tuesday. Sep tember 17, Delegate Williams of the Yakima local presiding. C. O. Young, a F. of L. orgauizei, addressed the convention on the won derful progress ot the trade union movement, and his taik was received with generous applause. George Newstead of Tacama also addressed the convention. Delegate Ince of Seattle presented to Jhe Council a gavel, made of lignum vitae. donated In ttie Skinner & Eddy shipbuilding plant. The union label of the Carpenters was stamped in the wood. Credentials were O. K.'d by a com mittee and the rules and jegulations Brotherhood of Carpenten, and Join ers were adopted as the law to goveri the proceedings of the Council. Delegate Lewis of Taeoma was elected premanent chairmen of the convention. Delegate Bennett of Se attle vice president, and Delegate Me- Murphy of Taeoma secretary. Committees on constitution, trade rules, and finance were appointed. Delegate Thomas became a mem b r of the finance committee ana McCau„han of the committee on con stitution and by-laws. The finance committee reported a recommendation for a per capita of 3% per cent a month. This was amended to 5 per cent a month, and after considerable discussion the amendment was adopted. The recomendations of the com mittee on constitution and by-laws were accepted as reported and con tain these provisions; An initiatlqn fee of $25 for benefi ciary members and sls for semi beneficiary; re-instatement fee for beneficiary members $35, for semi beneficiary $25. Dues were fixed at $1.50 and $1 per month. Wage scales to remain aa at pres ent until May 1, 1919. after which date scales to be uniform through out the state. Eight hours a day. except Saturday, which hsall consist of four hours. Overtime to be com puted at the double-time rate, half of which shall go into the treasury of the local union. The woiking of overtime is discouraged by a further regulation that it be not allowed ex cept to preserve life or property. Provision is made for a weekly pay-day, wages to be paid in cash on tbe time of the employer. Uniform sick benefit of $5 a week or more for 12 consecutive weeks. All agreements between employers and members of the Brotherhood to go into effect May 1 of each year, such agreements to be subject to ap proval by the State Council. The use of the union label to be strictly enforced beginning with May 1, 1919. The Yakima Food Products Com pany was reported to the convention for its unfair attitude toward organ ized labor and by unanimous vote this company was placed on the "We Don't Patronize" list. The laws of the State Council were adopted on recommendation of the committee. Name, the Washington State Coun cil of Carpenters, the conventions to be held annually in the city where the conventions of the State Federa tion of Labor are held, th eCouncil to convene immediately preceding or following the Federation sessions. A majority of the delegates will constitute a quorum and the repre sentation will be the same as in the conventions of the United Brother hood. The objects of the Council were declared to be the establishment ot uniform wage scales, dues, sick ben fits and working conditions through out the jurisdiction. Officers will consist of a president, five vice-president and secretary treasurer. Vice president?: are se lected from different sections of the state and the term of office is one year. A motion to restrict the authority of the executive committee of the Council over organizers precipitated a hot time in the old town, and ad vocates of restriction won out. The executive board will not be given authtority to hire and tire the organ izers. Governor Lister addressed the con vention Thursday afternoon, making a loyalty talk and interjecting h plea for closer co-operation between em ployer and employe. The election of officers of the State Council resulted as follows: Dele gate Evans of Seattle, president; firs, vice president. Delegate Duffy of Ta coma. Delegate Evans of Seattle was se lected as organizer, and the conven tion adjourned at 3:10 a. m Friday, conculding its sessions with the singing of "My Country, 'Tls of Thee." "HE WASHINGTON STANDARD. OLYMPIA, WASH., FRIDAY. SEPTEMBER 27. 1918 BY FRED HUDSON, REPRESENTATIVE OF THE OLYMPIA TRADES COUNCIL May the Joy of Freedom, whose inspiration has given Ameri can troops the valor which already has terrified the German, never be eclipsed by the threat of Hun triumph I In thousands of homes in poor, stricken Belgium, and in simi larly ravished Northern France, Cartoonist Yardley's conception above has been the too brief prelude to scenes too terrible to think of. Hun hopes to leave the same mementoes of his secretly planned visit to America must be slight at present. As you desire the Teuton punished for his frightfulness, swell your subscription to the Fourth Liberty Loan. WOMEN AND THE WAR Within six months after the United States entered the war, the Y. W. C. A. War Work Council had established girls' clubs near more than forty of the canton ments, barracks, end lavy yards. A trained recrea tion leader was placed in charge of each club. These workers supplement the efTorts of the lo cal Associations, if those already exist, Where the idea is new the workers form club centers, or- Mrs. Davison ganize the girls. and arouse them to a sense of their responsibility In Ihlß time of great con fusion. No scolding of girls for unwise ac tions and no solemn finger-shaking oc curs in the clubs. Instead of dwelling on what not to do, these wise leaders urge real patriotism. All sorts of pro jects are suggested that are more In teresting than the dubious and danger ous pleasures which appeal to the Ig norant and the thoughtless. At parties, for instance, these wily chaper ones, whom no one ever thinks of as supervisors, arrange that there shall always be twice as many soldiers as girls. "Twoslng" is utterly impossible where there are not enough girls to go around! Club leaders do not attempt to ban ish the gallant soldier entirely from the girls' world; they wish only to bring him down from glorified heights of glamour to take his place as an every-day hero, subject to the same scrutiny as other men. Instruction and relief work are not neglected. Among the activities of fered are dressmaking, cooking, knit ting, French, athletics, dancing, sing ing, Red Cross work. Belgian relief, and work for*the fatherless children of France. The world contains a num ber of things besides soldiers for a girl's imagination to dwell upon. Hundreds of clubs for school and business girls all over the country are offering pleasanter recreation than the gaily lighted streets and the sha dowy parks. "I have a place now to spend my evenings," said a telephone girl in Waukegan, Illinois, to the club leader. "I wps so lonely before you came." Emergency housing (or employed girls Is closely connected with the ■tore general welfare work. Centers, selected on the basis of Immediate need, have been chosen as demonstra tion grounds to show employers how uflrt employees should be housed. Not 1n... America! By MRS. HENRY P. DAVISON ■LMAJkBU Treasurer War Work Council yW National Board Y. W. C. A. These centers are near the canton ments. The Bureau of Social Morality 1b an important feature of the War Work Council's program under the present abnormal conditions. That ignorance is no shield to a girl la well known to its members. Instead, it 1b her gravest peril. Any situation shrouded in mys tery is dangerous. Women can deal only with what they understand. A true social morality must be built on a' foundation of knowledge, and be inspired by high alms. Fourteen women physicians are talking to groups of parents, school 'iris, and industrial women. These .ecturers bend their best efforts to spreading Information on social ideals. Colored women at this time must meet all the problems confronting whife women. Their situation is fur ther complicated by industrial and social conditions. Special clubs are being forlhed among colored girls in the neighborhood of cantonments. Workers are being placed in industrial centers like Louisville, Kentucky, and Hopewell, Virginia. Immigrant men who formerly la bored in mines, on farms, and In fac tories, and now serve in our army are, themselves, in need of assistance. Foreign men marry young and many, even of the young ones, have large families dependent upon them. Be cause of these helpless families, the War Work Council has translators who go into the camps. The activities of the War Work Council could dot be confined to our own country. Our American nurses in France need the V. W. C. A. social workers. Even the moat self-reliant women must have help at the front where women's welfare is a matter of minor importance. A central club lu Paris gives hard-worked, courageous nurses a home In a strange land. Branch clubs at all of the base hospi tals provide relaxation and recreation for hours off. When the French women cabled to the War Work Council, pleading for experts to advise them in establish ing foyer-canteens for women workers in munitions and other war industries, experts were sent over to have over sight of the building and equipping of some of the canteens and act as ad viser to French committees. A professionally solemn-faced but ler in one of the beautiful homes where a drawing-room meeting was being held stood where he heard the stories of the War Work Council's plans and accomplishments. After the guests had gone he approached the speaker with two one-dollar bills. "I give them for my daughter," he said. "I am subject to tha next draft When lam gone someone must look after my little girl. I feel the War Work Coun cil will do U." SHIP* WORKERS . READY FOR DRIVE George Mueller, who is serving as special committeeman on the Fourth Liberty Loan in behalf of the indus- trial division, has completed plans for taking subscriptions at the shipyards, beginning bright and early Saturday morning, the opening day of the cam paign.. Mueller and assistants will receive subscriptions at the gates of the plant and also keep a careful record of all subscribers for the ben efit of the general committee ap pointed by the Trade;; Council. Sec retaries of the affiliated local unions will likewise solicit subscriptions and report progress to the general com mittee. The Brotherhood of Carpenters 97)6. in special meeting early in the week agreed that SSOO of its funds shall be invested in a Liberty Bond in this drive. They also have pro vided for the fullest cooperation on the part of the membership. Secre tary Gloyd will ho on duty at the union hall every evening durinß honor week and it is expected that a 100 per cent record will be made In the first seven days. One member has announced that he will invest SSOO and others have declared their intention to the extent of a $3,000 total. WRITES OF SUBMARINE ATTACK ON TRANSPORT TENINO BOY IN NAVAL SERVICE TELLS OF RECENT EXCIT- INO EXPERIENCE. Mead Cooley, a Tenino boy serving on an American transport in Atlantic waters, describes in a letter just re ceived an attack made on his vessel by a submarine: "We were 19 days on the way over to France. We broke down several times and were separated from our convoy. When in the vicinity where two ships were sunk near New Found land we were attacked by a sub, which began to shell us, and in less than two minutes wc were barking back at her. "She flred three shots at our port side and the fourth fell about 75 feei behind us. We had turned our stern to he rto give her a smaller target. After we had flred 18 or 20 shots she turned broadside and stopped fir ing. We had seen three distant flashes of Are. "Whether we hit her or not, I do not know, but she did not chase us. It tCsted about an hour. Projectiles landed all around us, some s<? close that when the yhit the water frag ments flew on the deck. We were not hit directly and no one was hurt." Stop Cream Waste! S2O more profit per cow every year la the average gain of farmers using Viking Separators. Many do far bet ter than that. Proved by carefully kept records of thousands of Vikings. Don't let the valuable butter-fat dollars alls away la the skim milk through ordinary Separators. Gat all the batter let that is to the milk with a VSEBISSIORV Guaranteed to skim to a mere trace! Ne separator at any price seta a higher percent age of cream, Greater capacity than others of squal rating. Mechanically superior. Easy to operate (starts at a touch on the handle). Simple In construction and easy to clean. 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PLUMBERS AM) FITTERS MEET The Plumbers and Stoamfitters met in special session Tuesday evening to greet. Jack Mullane of Seattle, an organizer of the international union, who has recently returned from the East, where he attended the interna tional convention of the Plumbers and Steam Fitters. Mullane left this city en route to Oregon and points south. Howey Offers Special FOR THIS WBBI Elbon Maccaronl, lb 10c Eastern Shoulder Hani, lb., 3Tc Good Blend Coffee, 5 lbs., 91.00 Dr. Price's Jello, all flavors, Pkg. 10c Sea Foam Washing Powder, two lOc-pkgs, for 15c 4 large rolls toilet paper, 95c Howeys Cash Grocery Phone 800 Cor. 4th and Main White Front Have Yoar CLEANING, PRESSING AND REPAIRING done by union tailors at the City Dye Works 301 W. Fourth Phofte 984 WR CALL AND DRLIVBR NEILS EN'S FRUIT STAND We Offer the lest in Fruit Confectionery, Ice Cream, Cigars Tobacco „ 1W EAST FOURTH ST. 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