LABOR: A. F. of L.'s 54th

As a rule, the annual convention of the American Federation of Labor is about as exciting as the annual convention of the American Bankers Association or the American Bar Association, than which there are no duller. Such was not the case, however, as the spokesmen for U. S. Labor gathered in strike-scarred San Francisco last week for their 54th meeting. Significantly, an earthquake jolted the Civic Auditorium before the preliminary 48 hours of speechmaking could be concluded. And as the week wore on,...

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