Building Supply News Volume 10

Building Supply News Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ...of dwelling houses. For a long period home building in the Boston district has been at a standstill thru strikes, high costs, and the fear that property would fall in value. The result has been a shortage of homes and apartments which has not been duplicated anywhere in the country. It is Here in a Glimpse At a Real Building Revival Program, Now Being Splendldly Backed and Supported by Leading Papers of the Bay State Metropolis. Their Pointed Argument and Practical Optimism Are Worth Thousands of Dollars to the Building industry of That Section and Cannot Fail to Help Restore Normal Confidence to the Public Mind. hoped that thru this campaign the situation this winter vill be a great improvement over last. Selling meter boxes and package receivers in the supply yard. Page 524. a Reality.' T ' '. Vednesday noon, September 7, when Judge Landis rendered his decision, is nothing less than the reopening of $60,000,000 worth of postponed construction, held up by strikes and lock-outs. The decision of the federated labor bodies was declared to be in good faith and certain to end all labor balking, in an announcemcnt made immediately after the meeting by Thomas A. Kearney, president of the Chicago Building Trades' Council. He said: "The situation is wholly optimistic for the first time since the wage awards were handed down. The union delegates all said their men were ready to go back to work at the scale fixed for them. Of course, we shall ask and exPoct a rehearing from Judge Landis." It is said that practically every union oflicial at the meeting ex Here ls What One Well-Known Chicago Dally Newspaper ls Dolng to Restore Publlc Con-fidence and Revive the Prosperity Whlch It Reallzes Must Flrst of All Depend Upon Renewed...show more

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  • Paperback | 374 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 667g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236916603
  • 9781236916600