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Children on Strike

Classification: Strikes
Publication: The Nation
Date: May 31, 1933
Author: French, Paul Comly
Type: Article

Publisher: The Nation

Shocking conditions in the sweatshops of Pennsylvania, where 200,000 men, women, and children work long hours for starvation wages, became front-page news through the efforts of the "baby strikers" of the Lehigh Valley. Aided by the presence of Mrs. Giffo

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Notes: Vol. 136, No. 3543, p. 611.