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1899 - SLATERVILLE MILLS CLOSED

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Woonsocket, R. I., April 9. - The Slate cotton mills at Slaterville, North Smithfield, has been shut down as the result of the strike of 150 weavers for an increase of wages. The striking weavers and others have formed a branch of the Socialist Trade and Labor Alliance. The strikers announce that they will stay out unless their demands are complied with.


The Portsmouth Herald
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
April 10, 1899

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