The Press: End of a Chain

After the powerful International Typographical Union started publishing its own daily newspapers eight years ago, the union made plain its objective. Said the I.T.U. Executive Council: "[We want to make it tough] for an unreasonable employer by reaching his most sensitive spot —his pocketbook." The I.T.U. carefully picked its own spots, started dailies in twelve towns; in each there was only one newspaper, and its publisher had refused to deal with the union. I.T.U. President Woodruff Randolph not only hoped by competition to force the nonunion papers to recognize I.T.U. but also expected...

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