Fair Play for the Workers: Some Sides of Their Maladjustment and the Causes

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Moffat, Yard, 1918 - Labor - 368 pages

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Page 306 - Surely every medicine is an innovation, and he that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the greatest innovator...
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Page 343 - ... the major general commanding the national guard or such officer and enlisted men of the United States army as may be available. The officers and enlisted men of the national guard and naval militia so detailed shall, while in the actual performance of the duties of the detail, receive such percentage of the pay authorized by this chapter for officers and enlisted men of the...
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