United Textile Group

Type: Company
Name: United Textile Group
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

SouthCoast history: Textile workers fight pay cuts

, the day after Easter, the New Bedford Cotton Manufacturers' Association, representing owners of 27 major mills in New Bedford, announced a general 10 percent wage cut to take effect the following Monday. The cut infuriated workers for whom the Roaring ... [Published South Coast Today - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Labor Day calls to mind 1925 strike

I’m sure the Woodstock Fair is on many to-do lists this long Labor Day weekend, as well as family picnics and other celebrations of the last of summer. Probably no one will be thinking about the name of the holiday and its relationship to the strike of ... [Published Colchester Bulletin - Aug 31 2014]

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...By this time, more was at stake than the wage cut. Standard Textile-Financial Editor A A Talmage wrote that of greater importance was the "question of union domination and factory discipline which would result from a labor victory."

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