LABOR,RAILROADS,MERCHANDISING: The Wages of Defense

LABOR

Last week a roomful of businessmen, New Dealers, bankers and labor leaders met in Washington to talk about the Re-employment of Labor and Capital. Host was the Savings Bank Journal's editor, Milton Harrison (TIME, Sept. 30), who has held six similar forums this year. Moderator was a quiet, dark Sullivan & Cromwell partner, Norris Darrell. By 10 p.m., after six hours of good-and ill-natured debate, the embattled forumists had not made much progress towards mutual understanding. The Government-spenders were still unashamed Government-spenders, the let-industry-do-the-job men were still for letting industry do the...

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