Publication: The Muncie Morning News
Muncie, IN, United States
Seem to Be an Empidemic of
Trouble in Glass Factories.
Port's Fruit Jar Works the Last
to be Troubled — Other
There seems to be an epidemic of strikes among the glass factory boys in Muncie, the first having been introduced ten days ago with the strike at the Hemingray factory, when the carry-out boys quit on a demand for an increase in wages. This trouble was settled a week later, and the strikers returned to work after inconveniencing the firm and the other employes.
The next trouble of a similar nature occurred at Ball Bros. factory No. 2, where the seventy-five boys employed on the three tanks quit work on a strike because the firm refused to discharge some colored boys wh