TITLE

Chronology of Recent Labor Events

PUB. DATE
November 1965
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Nov65, Vol. 88 Issue 11, p1353
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a chronology of labor events in the United States in October 1965. End of strike of the American Bakery and Confectionery Workers at plants of the National Biscuit Co. in several cities; Wage increase provided in the pact ratified by the Machinists and the Boeing Co. in Seattle, Washington; Appointment of Edward C. Sylvester Jr. as head of the Labor Department's Office of Federal Contract Compliance.
ACCESSION #
6009355

 

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