Wages and Regularity of Employment in the Cloak, Suit, and Skirt Industry; With Plans for Apprenticeship for Cutters and the Education of Workers in the Industry Volume 8-10

Wages and Regularity of Employment in the Cloak, Suit, and Skirt Industry; With Plans for Apprenticeship for Cutters and the Education of Workers in the Industry Volume 8-10

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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. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ...AND Hsrmmo: Pending investigation by the wage-scale board for the purpose of establishing standards for lace running, buttonhole making, button sewing, sleeve setting, closing and hemming, and tucking, shall be settled as to prices in each shop by the piece-price committee and the employer, and in the event of controversy, the matter shall be settled by the wage-scale board in the manner provided for in the protocol for operators. Orsnzvrons: _ Operators shall be paid by the piece the standard price Per hour to be fixed after the investigation by the wage-scale board within six months, and in the meantime there shall be the percentages of increase referred to in Paragraph X. OVERTIME. Not more than four (4) hours in any one week, nor two (2) hours in any one day, except for cutters, who are allowed to work overtime not more than two and one--half (2) hours in any one day. No overtime between Saturday at 1 p. m. and Monday at 8 2.. m., except on specials requiring completion by finishers or pressers for immediate delivery, and then for not more than two (2) hours. Double pay for overtime (week workers). ADDITIONAL INCREASES. An additional increase of 10 per cent, approximately, shall be granted by the manufacturers as soon as a system of certificating garments to the consumer, referred to in Paragraph II of the annexed protocol, shall have been in operation for one year. LIST OI-' FIRMS IN THE DRESS AND WAIST INDUSTRY O NEW YORK COVERED BY THIS REPORT. I. ASSOCIATION SHOPS. Abraham, Roman & Co. A. Adler & Co. Adler dz Ast. Louis Adler. Advance Waist ('0. Aero Waist Co. Alco Waist & Dress House. Adolph Alger. Alpem & 0. American Suit & Drem Co. American Lady Waist Co. American Shirt Waist Co. Arkin & Guild. M....show more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 381g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236948289
  • 9781236948281