Gateway Volume 35

Gateway Volume 35

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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: ...hands of the employer. From now on business will again proceed with a large degree of sanity and conservatism. This is but as it should be, for labor cannot manage industry; it must be managed by thoroughly experienced and capably trained men. CThen, too, if the employer had spent his money foolishly and extravagantly on expensive luxuries during the recent period, as did the workingman, the cost of living would have been much greater, and more outcries against living costs would have resounded throughout the land. CT Labor now knows what it means to be in the saddle and to be unhorsed. If it is wise, it will heed the lesson. MAKING VICE "HATEFUL" nO term a portion of the press "yellow" has i become a common form of reproach. It might be interesting to see what, in addition to perverted news and editorial based upon it, is the reason for this. Possibly it lies in the special articles. C There comes to mind a series of experiences related by a notorious confidence woman, burglar and jailbird, giving the details of various crimes; fairly mapping out plans of procedure for amateur crooks, showing them the big returns to be reaped by robbery. For this there was advanced the excuse that it was to show that crime did not pay--the absence of profit being due to the circumstance that members of her gang of robbers wasted the booty they stole. CFollowed a series of narrations from the pen of Jack Rose, gunman; low, sordid and wholly without point, beyond showing that a shrewd man may for a series of years defy the law, run many risks, and perhaps escape to become a contributing member of the staff. CThen pages given to the autobiography of Evelyn Thaw, a brainless creature about whose career it were the merest charity to draw a...show more

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  • Paperback | 26 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 68g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236953274
  • 9781236953278