Hemingray strike


Publication: The Aurora Daily Express

Aurora, IL, United States
vol. 14, no. 4265, p. 2, col. 5-6


At Muncie, Ind., seventy small boys employed at the Hemingway [sic] Hemingray Flint Glass works struck for 75 cents a day, instead of 60 cents. A riot folllowed against those who refused to quit, and the police had to disperse the youngsters. The factory will have to close.


Keywords:Hemingray : Child Labor
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:January 25, 2010 by: Bob Stahr;