Price's Carpet and Rug News; Published Once a Month (Except April and October When Semi-Monthly) in the Interest of the Floor Covering Industry Volume 9-10
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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...take action looking to the appointment of a special committee of importers for the purpose of making known to Congress the views of importers throughout the country. America First. Last. And all the time. Any hyphenated bird who thinks we can't get along without him had better give us a trial. America first and don't try to tell us what we shall or shall not do. Now having got this off my chest, I will proceed to..rap my friends. john A. Delaney, whom I met in the lobby of the Prince George, told me that since he went to Chicago for Sloane's, some fourteen years ago, and got the big town by the lake in his system, his worst dreams now are being in New York broke, or without a return ticket. I met Lawrence Collins in a well known Broadway feed-foundry the week of the auction. Larry was just recovering from a carbuncle, which kept him from taking an active part in the political destinies in the closing days preceding the election. However, he was in a reminiscent mood---politically---V hen I was in the'council I had a lotothings put up to me but I couldn't see 'em. Honesty is the best policy, Hank, and the fellow who practices it will not leave anything for his children to be ashamed of, and he'll 'get by'--it may he a struggle, this 'gettin by' stufi', but it pays in the long run. Good logic--the sort that a fellow likes to hear--especially from a fellow like the genial, likeable Larry Collins. Chris. Fromuth told me I didn't know what I was talking about when I said that Bush & Diamond were the only people that had fought a strike successfully in recent years. He gave me to understand that he had whipped labor to a frazzle before anybody...
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- 13 Sep 2013
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