Homiletic Review Volume 31

Homiletic Review Volume 31

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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. 1896 edition. Excerpt: ... acquiring a reputation for reliability that can be secured in no other way. Among the more striking of the rules and regulations of the Bureau are the following: "4. The names of all persons who have been registered will remain on the register for fourteen days only (Sundays and holidays not counting), unless such persons on the fourteenth day after registration give notice that they are still out of employment and resident in New York, such notice to be repeated on every succeeding fourteenth day that they remain out of employment. "6. That in the selection of men to be employed by the city, preference will be given as follows: (a) Married men, with families. (6) Married men, without families, (c) Single men. "9. All employers engaging labor through the agency of the Bureau are expected to pay the wages usually paid in their respective trades. "11. No applicant shall be registered unless he shall have resided for at least six months in New York city. "12. No fee shall be charged for registration, or for securing employees." A Big Coal Trust. What mean ye that ye beat my people to piece, and ffrind the faces of the poor f saith the Lord God of Iwtts.--Isaiah iii. 15. The 11 leading anthracite coal companies, after several fruitless attempts hare at last succeeded in pooling their issues and have formed a combine. Their representatives met in this cityJanuary 30th last, and decided upon the following percentages of total output for the several companies named, from February 1, 1896, to March 81, 1897: "Philadelphia and Beading, 20.60; Lehigh Valley, 15.66; Central Railroad of New Jersey, 11.70; Delaware, Lackawanna, and Western, 13.35; Delaware and Hudson, 9.60; Pennsylvania Railroad, 11.40; Pennsylvania...show more

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  • Paperback | 356 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 635g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236741668
  • 9781236741660