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Albert Lea Freeborn Patriot (Newspaper) - August 31, 1934, Albert Lea, Minnesota
Chisling activities barred in cities it was Learned from a confidential but authoritative source that the Federal labor Board is uncovering wage paying activities of some of the Large business concerns that done to look so Well in print. One Minneapolis concern the largest of its kind Iii the Northwest paid a woman $1.56 for 48 hours consecutive work. A Minneapolis laundry has a better Racket it gets by in some cases without paying any wages. The proprietor of this laundry engages 25 or 80 girls at a wage scale of four to five cents an hour. The girls work a few Days then Are fired the Boss telling them to come Back on pay Day Tor their Money. Then the Boss hires another Batch on tile same basis who meet the same Fate in a Day or so when the girls come Back on pay Day for their Money the Boss shoos them away with a gesture that he has never seen them before. It is understood that the aka is going to revoke this laundry a License. Will kick so very quietly the Federal surplus Relief corporation Uncle Sam to you has bought millions of Yards of ticking and is making a mattress for every unemployed family. That will consume 2,500,-000 Bales of surplus Cotton the one farm product which will still be in oversupply after the drouth. Of course bedding makers kick As they see millions of mattresses lost but the Relief Heads answer that the unemployed buy mattresses whereas they can Roll their own. Even last Winter again very quietly 19 meat Canning plants were taken Over in Texas and 31-million 20 ounce cans of beef produced at a saving of $100,000 in Relief costs after Stock growers had been paid $5 a head above Market for their cattle and 9,439 had been taken off Relief and Given 78,000 Days of work. With the drouth and the necessity of killing 7,000,000 head of cattle this program has been widely extended and the government is in the Canning business in a big Way. It is expected that hundreds of millions of cans of meat will be produced by the unemployed for the unemployed in government operated plants this Winter. And if you see anything strange in the fact that it Wasny to the suffering of the hungry humans but the suffering of the thirsty animals that caused this program you must remember that the beasts complained mightily bellowing their pain for All to hear. The by mans for the most part surfer quietly. Unemployed will be cared for where this government pulling of factory levers May Lead is shown in the Relief program announced for the capital. In a sentence it is this that the unemployed shall produce under Federal supervision practically everything let us Check your car before you go on that Holiday trip i tires Firestone tires. With the triple guarantee and at new reduced prices for limited time Only offer you the Best that Money can buy. Better tire up now with new High Speed Firestone before you take that vacation trip. You la save Money and enjoy thousands of trouble free Miles. Brakes there a lot of satisfaction in having Good brakes a lot of worry with poor brakes. Firestone Brake lining gives you positive smooth Safe brakes in wet or dry weather due to an exclusive new process. Come in and have your brakes adjusted by experts. Lubrication Gas any Job Worth doing is Worth doing Well and that a the Way we grease your car. Every Point of lubrication is reached with the proper lubricant. Expert mechanics in charge of our grease pits assure you perfect satisfaction. Fender amp body repairing by Ops shimmy and excessive tire Wear. Makes driving safer. No charge for a Check up. Every Day we see new customers driving up to one of our nine Gas pumps. Automobile Drivers like our Snappy and thorough service. And our automatic computing dial pumps that dispense a dimes Worth or a dollars Worth of gasoline without Chance of error. Frame amp Axle straightening i regardless of How badly your fenders or body Are wrecked Well make them like new. We match paint for All cars. Machine shop All kinds of lathe work thread cutting gear cutting key ways Cut in to shafting a bearings rehab fitted. Welding motor blocks boiler sections steam Radiator sections wheels gears and castings of All kinds. Batteries need a new Battery then let us put in a new Firestone Battery. Built with stronger plates and More porous separators they give More Power and longer life. We have an up to Date Battery repair and recharging department. Midway As in in it i Quot a Quot Mac a a
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