Report Presented to the Trades Unions Commissioners by the Examiners Appointed to Inquire Into Acts of Intimidation, Outrage, or Wrong Alleged to Have Been Promoted, Encouraged, or Connived at by Trades Unions in the Town of Sheffield

Report Presented to the Trades Unions Commissioners by the Examiners Appointed to Inquire Into Acts of Intimidation, Outrage, or Wrong Alleged to Have Been Promoted, Encouraged, or Connived at by Trades Unions in the Town of Sheffield

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1867 edition. Excerpt: ...a score of times, but 1 cannot select a particular case where they have rattened. 12.185. Tell me the name of a man who has rattened?--I would do it directly if I could fix upon a specific case. 12.186. Never mind a case, tell me a man who has rattened?--I cannot give you a case of a man rattening a certain place. 12.187. I do not ask that; tell me a man who has been sent upon an act of rattening?--I cannot. 12.188. Do persons ratten aud then come and tell you?--Yes. 12.189. You say that the persons who have done rattening have come to you and have told you that they have done it?--There have been parties come. 12.190. Who are they?--1 canuot give their names; I really canuot remember. I speak the truth. 12.191. It is very difficult to believe that?--If I cannot I am sure you would not have me tell an untruth. 12.192. It is very difficult to believe that; it looks very much to my mind as if you were attempting to screen others. If you tell only that which you are obliged to tell you can get no certificate?--I quite understand my position and must stand the consequences. 12.193. You say that persons who have rattened have come to you and told you that they have done so; who has done that?--I cannot give you a specific name; I cannot remember to fix any specified party. Yes, I can, now I come to recollect; you are putting these questions aud I am trying to recollect. There was a case named yesterday of Hallam and Crooks rattening Hallam's father, and Matthew Broadhead, and I remember that case. Had I not heard it in court and have asked the question as you are now asking it, I could not have remembered it; but I thought it over as it was named and I remember that circumstance, but had I been asked about it, and had it not been named I could not...show more

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  • Paperback | 504 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 26mm | 889g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236645480
  • 9781236645487