Clay Record Volume 27-28

Clay Record Volume 27-28

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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. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...to get a complete list of the names of the clay workers of the state and their addresses, and have made an effort to send a communication to everyone of these addresses. I presume everyone here has received a copy of that circular I have referred to. If not, hand in your name here on a slip of paper, and I will see that you get it. I would be very glad indeed if some time during the week every member of this association would hand me a list of all the clay workers and people who are interested in clay working within forty or fifty miles of their own plant. I do not know of any better way than that of getting a reliable list. I could then compare the lists thus given me by the members here with the list I have on file, and could then feel that I had an accurate list of all the clay workers in the state. Besides. a good many times we want to communicate with you, and you with us, upon points of mutual interest, for which such a list of names and addresses will be found invaluable. Ilet me close as I began, and recommend a vote of thanks to this committee. who. if they had but accomplished one-half of the work they actually did complete in behalf of the clay workers last winter at Springfield. I should have said that they had fought a good fight and had well deserved an acknowledgment of gratitude from those in whose behalf they had labored. (Applauseyl W. D. Gates. Chicago: I think this association most fortunate in having a committee with the ability and will to undertake and to do the work that this committee did. I should like to add, however. if I may be permitted, that a large, gold medal should be conferred upon each one of the members of the Illinois legislature who voted for the bill as it was finally passed; but perhaps that will...show more

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  • Paperback | 262 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 472g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236859189
  • 9781236859181