COAL: Something Coming?

Gifford Pinchot, Governor of Pennsylvania, last week called to consult with him John L. Lewis, President of the United Mine Workers of America, and soon afterwards Major W. W. Inglis, representative of the anthracite mine operators. There was no secret about why he wanted to see them. He wanted to end the anthracite strike which has endured since Sept. 1. What actually passed was indeed secret. Apparently the miners were not willing to give up their demand for higher wages and the checkoff, nor were the operators willing to yield either of...

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