American Flint Glass Workers' Union - 1899 Convention - Muncie, Indiana

Delegates Arrive - Afternoon Industrial Parade

[Newspaper]

Publication: The Daily Journal

Telluride, CO, United States
vol. V, no. 287, p. 12, col. 2


GLASS WORKER'S CONVENTION.

MUNCIE, Ind., July 10. The city is decorated today in honor of the Flint Glass Worker's Union. Several hundred delegates and visitors are here, all wearing amalgamated badges indicating the union sentiment. This morning was spent in shaking hands and completing arrangements for the big industrial parade this afternoon.

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Keywords:Hemingray Glass Company : Labor Relations : AFGWU
Researcher notes:The Hemingray Glass Company had been working with the Telluride Power Company to develope insulators for high tension power lines. News of event affecting the Hemingray Glass Company would have been of interest to Telluride business men.
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Glenn Drummond
Date completed:August 19, 2009 by: Glenn Drummond;