Report of Proceedings of the Annual Convention of the American Federation of Labor

Report of Proceedings of the Annual Convention of the American Federation of Labor

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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. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...the heartfelt sympathy of all members to the families of the deceased in their sad bereavement, and that this action by the Convention be communicated to them. The report was adopted by unanimous rising vote. On that portion of the report of the Executive Council under the caption. "Conclusion." the committee reported as follows: With the conclusion of the report, which was referred to us we fully As therein expressed, we urge the necessity for concentration of thought on an improved standard of life, as well as of increased loyalty and devotion to the labor movement, to liberty, to fraternity, and to solidarity among the working people. On motion, the report of the committee was adopted. Resolution No. 163--By Committee on Resolutions: RESOLVED, That the 29th Annual Convention of the American Federation of Labor upon this, its first session in the Dominion of Canada, extends its most sincere sentiments of appreciation and thanks to the oflicials of the Province of Ontario and the officials and citizens of Toronto for the cordiality of the welcome extended to us and for the generous spirit of hospitality which has been so abundantly displayed during our sojourn with our Canadian brethren. That we express our indebtedness to the press of the city for the uniform courtesy shown by its representatives, for the space which it has given to our deliberations, and for the unfailing spirit of fairness and impartiality which it has invariably manifested in reporting our discussions; That the local Entertainment Committee, representing organized labor, has succeeded most effectively in making our stay in the City of Toronto a most pleasant one, the careful attention shown for our comfort and recreation having never been excelled; That the...
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  • Paperback | 480 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 25mm | 848g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236948440
  • 9781236948441