Oklahoma State Labor News (Oklahoma City, Okla.), Vol. 2, No. 14, Ed. 1 Friday, August 16, 1907 Page: 4 of 4
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W. K Walter—Trades council per-
; manent chairman.
Miss Sue iilankenbaker — United
Garment Workers union, Vice Pres.
Bernard Cash—Trades council,
Will P. Cloonan—Typographical
1 union, Secretary.
MAKSIIALs OF THE DAY.
W R. Walter—Trades Council,
John Von Elm—Trades council.
Bernard t?ash—Trades council.
I W. G. Ashton—Structural Building
J. W. Reedy—Butcher Workers
i H. Simmons—International Build-
| In* Laborers' union.
LABOR 1>AV COMMITTERS.
Grounds Committee—W. R. Waller,
Trades Council; John Von Elm.
I Trades Council; Frank Kenyon, Brick-
I layers* union; W. G. Ashton. Struct-
i uraI Building Alliance; Will P.
Cloonan. Typographical union.
Music Committee—S. J. Washburn.
Clgarmakers* union; E. C. Rogers.
Carpenters' union; W. D Herbst,
Commercial Telegraphers' union.
Prize Committee—Mis Sue Blanken-
baker. United Garment Workers'
union; G. E. Berry. Painters' union;
W. A. Thompson, Pressmen's union.
Entertainment Committee — Mrs.
Laura Corder, Womens Label League;
H. Huson. Fedreal I^abor union; H.
A. Boone, Stage Employes.
Speakers Committee—Will P Cloon-
an. Typographical union; Frank Ken-
yon. Bricklayers' union; Mrs. Inura
Corder, Womens' Label league.
Floats Committee—John Von Elm,
Trades Council; W. G. Ashton. Struc-
tural Building Alliance; George Kad-
Ing. Brewery Workers' union.
Finance Committee—H. J. Miller,
Barbers' union; Joseph Kaspareck,
Trades Council; W. L. "Kellerfrnan,
Leather Workers' union.
Line of March Committee—Frank
Kenyon, Bricklayers' union; W. S.
Taylor, Carpenters union, No. 1398;
Henry Simmons, International Build-
ing laborers' union; W. R. Walter,
Advertising Committee—Will P.
Cloonan. J. W. Reedy and U. S. Zleg-
Constitution and By-Laws Commlt-
I —Mrs. Laurr Corder. Womens'
Label league; A. D. Tlndall, Commer-
cial Telegraphers' union; Will P.
Cloonan. Typographical union.
Committee of Permanent Meeting
Place—H. A. Boone, Stage Employes;
John Von Elm. Trades Council; W. G.
Ashton, Structural Building Alliance.
This committee secured as the per-
manent meeting place of the Labor
Day committee, through the courtesy
of the mayor of Oklahoma City and
the council of the city, the free use of
the City Council Chamber and the
thanks of the entire committee are
hereby extended to the mayor and
city council for their kindness.
Roster Of Different Unions
I* A KM KltS STATE UNION HEAD- I INTERNATIONAL lYPOQRAPfU-
___Z ! CAf, UNION NO. 2 :t.
Third Floor City Hall. Shawn.e Okla P"**®11'—w J Dunn.
J. A. West. President ! Plnan< > Secretary O. s. Wilson.
B. C. Hansen. Secretary-Treasurer > Me8t "rSt Sunda>' of month. Office,
W. J. Clark. Chm. Ex"ut^e Com : 431 BasseU bulld"'B
OFFICERS OF OKLA. CO. UNION
President, Sun H. Walton.
Vice President, Paul C. Wilson.
Secretary Treasurer, N. N. Evens.
Organizer, B. S. Burton.
Chaplain, J. Moss.
Doorkeeper, J. E. Newcomb.
Conductor, J. W. Ray.
Executive committee, Paul C. Wil-
son. M. A. Elrick. J. p. Koach.
Correspondent secretary treasurer,
N. N. Evans.
central trades council.
Meets Thursday evening of each
week at 8 p. m., at Labor hall on
Broadway. President, C. C. Zelgler;
vice president, M. R Powell; record-
ing secretary, L. S. Gowen; 24 South
Delegate from central Trades
Council to Twin Territory Federation
of Labor, H. J, Miller of Local 200,
STRUCTURAL BUILDING TRADES
Pres.—P. H. Drea.
Vice.—W. M. Smith.
Res. Sec.—E. L. Hammon.
Fin. Sec.—J. W. Wurd.
Meet Thursday night of each we.'i
at Labor Hall.
Business Agent.—W. G. Ashton. Of-
fice 202 Grand Ave.
carpenters and joiners of
President—C. E. Ballard.
Rec. Sec.—R. s. Sheldon.
E. C. Rogers—Business Agent, 202
Meet Tuesday night of each week at
W. O. W. Hall.
carpenters and joiners of
i/ocal no. 13118.
President—J. W. Ward.
Rec. Sec'y.—Ottls Narman, COO W.
Meet Wednesday night at 8 p.m., at
at 8 p. m.
LIST or PIUZES DONATED BY
OKLAHOMA CITY MERCHANTS
FOB LABOR DAY.
Sol White, one man's hat, $2. •
Doc & Bill, one rocker, $3.50.
Bass & Harbour, rocker, $5.
Collins Millinery, one Infants cap
Western Pacific Tea Co., one pair
of vases, $3.
ltoasen Bros. Jewelry, one hand
painted plate, $2.
Lucios Diamond Co., one Lucius
diamond ring, $4.50.
Corder Shoe Store, 1 pair slippers,
J. W. Pettee Hdwe. Co., 1 coffee
Plersol Shoe Co., i pair patent Ox-
Aufora Bargain Store, 1 Mexican,
covered cane, $1.50.
Hirsch & Kaufman, $2.
Kerfoot Miller Co., $2.
S. C. Davis Hat Co., $2.
American National Bank, $5.
Security National Bank, $5.
Gerson's Drug Co., 1 toilet water,$2
Heyman, 1 umbrella, $3.50.
Hnnk of Oklahoma City, $5.
Oklahoma Sporting Goods Co., offi-
cial league ball, $1.25.
Grand Rapids Furniture Co., 1
House! Barren Shoe Co., 1 pair
V. N. Boettsher, 1 belt, $1.50.
A. F. Frlcke Jewelery Co., cut glass.
Westfall Drug Co., pocket book, $2
Gerson Bros,, umbrella, $2.
State National Bank, $5.
Pollock Jewelry Co., merchandise,
Weaver Drug Co., perfume, $3.
The Enders Furniture Co., 1 double
couch swing, $5.
B. «& M. Clothing House, merchan-
Dilworth Hardware So., merchan-
Parisian, 1 waist, $3.
Parrett & Durland, 2 lbs. choice
Bump. The Jeweler, 1 piece china,
Downey -Thomas- Young furniture
Co., 1 (24) center table, $2.50.
Meyer Drug Co., smoking set, $1.50
H. B. Houghton, Clothier, merchan-
Brydge & White, umbrella, $2.
Geo. Upman, Jeweler, 1 gilt clock,
The Johnston Hardware Co. 1 porch
The Lion Store, merchandise, $5.
Grand Avenue Par, $2.
Grand Avenue Barber Shop, trade,
Joe Hopper, $1.50.
M. E. Adams Cigar Co., 1 box
cigars, $2 50.
James Merrlnan, $2.
Lawrence Macintosh, Jeweler, New
State hat pin, $1.50.
The Herskowltz Store. 2 dossen
cambric handkerchiefs, $2.
Wholesale Liquor Dealers, gallon
H. ^1 whiskey, $4.
A. M Hughes, $5.
Mraham & Emmltt, 2 box cigars,
FOREIGN WOMEN |\ Ml MCIPAL
The Swedish Parliament hAs just
voted to make women eligible to
municipal office. The women of
Sweden have had municipal suffrage
for many years, but until now they
have not been permitted to hold office.
In Iceland, Women have had muni-
cipal suffrage for twenty-five years,
and were made eligible to municipal
office five years ago.
Women were given the munclpal
vote In England In 1869, in Scotland
in 1881, and in Ireland in 1898, but
tfyey are not yet eligible to municipal
Several years ago the House of I
Commons voted by a large majority of
172 to 82 to make women eligible as
councillors and aldermen, but the bill
did not get through the House of
Lords. King Edward, in his speech
opening the present Parliament, men-
tioned this as one of the measures that
ought to pass.
In New Zealand, women have had
the full ballot for many years, but
are rarely chosen to municipal office.
In Kansas, they have had the muni-
cipal vote for twenty years, and are
occasionally elected mayors and city
councillors. In Colorado, Wyoming.
I tab and Idaho, where women have
the full ballot, they are of course
eligible to municipal office, and they
are in especial request as city and
town treasurers—perhaps because of
carpenters' iajcal union No
1®43, capitol hill.
Vlce-Pres.—G. W. Wolf.
Rec Sec.—Tom Smalley
Treas—J. M. Knulck.
Meet Monday night at Labor hall
Capitol Hill, in Bazaar Hall
pressmen's local union No
Secretary—Don M. Orr. Post Pub-
Meet second Tuesday of each month
BRICKLA1 i BfTBRN ITION \L
union, local no. 1.
President—J. B. Rulan.
Recording Secretary.—C. D. Atwell.
Meets Monday night of each week
at W. O. W. hall, Grand avenue and
Bricklayer*' International I'nioii, lut-
eal No. 1. meets Saturday night of
each week at 7:30 at W. O. W. hall,
Grand avenue an I Robinson Sts.;
president, J. B. Rulan; recording
secretary, C. D Atwell.
pasterer's local no. 170.
o. p. l. c.
President—J. D. Staley.
Financial Secretary—D. O. Bright.
Recording Secretary—C. M. Short.
Meet every Monday night at K. of
•nn kni:ymi:\ babhers' inter-
national union or
President, J A. Boggess; recording
Secretary—W. E. Jackson; meet sec-
ond and fourth Tuesdays at 7:30 at
K. of P. hall.
BREWERY WORKERS LOCAL NO.
Carpenters' District Council—Meets at
K. of P. hall Friday night at 7:30
President—J. W. Ward, of 1398
^ Vice Pres.—G. W. Fisher of Capitol
T.ocal No. 1843—Sec'y Treas—W
s. Taylor of 1398. Tha new officers
When in need of musicians call on
Burt Grout, secretary of the A. F. of
M. You will find the secretary at his
usual place, on Main street
YV .5. PECK & CO'
UNION LABEL SUITS
$15.00 to $25.00
noCH. BERMAN & CO'
UNION LABEL SUITS
$8.50 to $18.00
1 nion Label Hats, Shoes and Shirts
A. F.of L- Platform
1. Compulsory education.
2. Direct legislation through the
initiative and referendum.
3. A legal work day of not more
than eight hours.
4. Sanitary Inspection of work
shop, mine and home.
5. Liability of employers for in-
jury to health, body and life
t>. The abolishment of the contract
system on all public work
7. The abolishment of the sweat-
8. The municipal ownership of
street cars, water works and gas and
electric light plants for public distri-
bution of lignt, heat and power.
9. The nationalization of tele-
graph. telephone, railroads and mines
10. The abolition of the monopoly
system of land holding, and substitut-
ing therefor a title of occupancy and
11. Repeal all conspiracy and
penal laws affecting seamen and other
workmen Incorporated In the federal
laws of the United States.
Kennedy, Phillips and Byrd, 618 N.
Broadway, Phon« 3371.
Harsun & Woodruss, 111 W. Main
Wm. Black, 115 W. Main
W. S. Whitehead. 420 N. Bdwy.
S. E. Hansen
Frank Mattson, 305 N. Bdw.
| Meilson & Lanur.
W. G. Ashton, 111 E. Fourth
] Koach Bros.. 225 W. Fifth.
Jno. E. Reeme, 135 E. Third.
Wallace Sign Co., 19 N. Harvey. Tel-
i ephone 2265.
j Peterie & March, 820 W. Fifth
I W. J. Reed, 111 Main
J. B. Wilson, 620 W. Third
Hell Sign Co., 201 W. Main, Phone
A. M. Hughes, 115 W. Main
| Hen West, 224 W. Fourth, Phone
W. B. Hyde, 705 W. Seventh
J F. Cantrell, 616 Choctaw St.
musician's local no. 375.
President—P. E. Detuson.
Meet first Sunday in month at K of
P. hall, 10 a. m.
united sheet metal workers
local no. 124.
President—F. a. Holmes.
Meet first and third Wednesday
nights at Labor hall.
journeymen tailors union of
america no. 311.
Meet first Monday night of the mon-
th at 219 West Reno.
Sec.—E. L. Matzkee, 123 Mian St.
President—E. L. Scott.
Meet first and third Sunday In
month at Labor hall, 10 a m.
okla. city bartenders pro-
tective and benevolent
league no. 401.
Rec. Sec.— L. S. Gowen, -24 S. Bdwy.
Meet each week at W. o. W. hail
7:30 p. m.
CIGAR MAKERS LOCAL UNION No.
Financial Secretary- Frank Younir,
10!t W. Grand.
Meet first Friday in the month, 109
Recording Secretary—G. w. Nesblt
Meets first and third Sunday's in
Woodman hall at 9 a. m.
teamsters local no 87.
Meet Wednesday night of each week
at 8 p. m„ Labor hall.
retaii. clerks i.ocai, vo. It.-,.-,.
President—L. C. Myers
Recording Secretary—Jack Wherry
Meet second and fourth Tuesdny at
Labor hall, 8 p. m.
brotherhood op electrical
workers i \iox no. l.yy
President—O. A. Waller.
Recording Secretary—J. c. Clark
Meet every Wednesday night at K
of P. hall.
intern vtional rkoti1errooii
of electrical workers
local no. i5«.
President—Wm M. Smith
Rec. Sec.'y.—w. B. Walnscoatte.
Financial Sec'y.—A. C. Hine.
Federal Labor Union No. 12371
Meet Monday night or each week
President—S. R. Flores.
Vice-President—Larry W. Reedy.
Rec. Secretary—J. U. Judson.
Business Agent—Sam R. Flores.
Sergeaut-atArnis—T. N. Rice.
Delegates Trades Council—Nora I.
Krogh, J. T. Martin, L. W. Reedy. \
at Eagles' Hall at 7:30 p. m.
Pianos, organs AND MUSICAL
instruments bearing this label
are perfect. They are mado by
competent mechanics having served
Prom Eureka Springe, Ark.
Aa* III* Mineral Water CU.j.r
List of Union Made Cigars Manufact-
ured in Oklahoma City
TKN cknt f HANDS
Flor I)e Washburn
Anther Of America
FIVE CKNT BWANDS
Plumbers' Fair List.
The following Plumbing Shops hire
none but strictly Union Plumbers and
urtred that they only be patronized
Jeffery's on Broadway near Sixth.
Geo. Hesold, Fourth Street, between
Hanson Bros,, 227 Main St.
B. X. Hutchinson, 22 N. Main
Rice & Boismier, 14 W. Main
Fitts A Mann, 408 N. Bdwy.
A. F. Burns, 200 Grand Ave.
T. J. Griffith. 2ti W. Main.
The Vegiard Plumbing and Electric
"ojLranOKifgT) RCAIBE '1
.. America. .. / j
an apprenticeship of NOT LESS than
they cost no more than others.
If you desire the best, ask tor this Label.
LOCAL NO 183.
President—c. C. Zieglar.
Financial Secretary—Wm. Grave*
Meet every Thursday night al K
of P. hall.
AMALMAGATED MEAT CUTTERS
AMI BUTCHER WORKMEN'
*>F NORTH AMERICA.
President—Wm. F. Duffy.
Vice-President, F. E. Brewster.
Financial Sec'y-Treas—J. W. Reedy.
Recording Secretary—10. |.; flat,
Guide A. F. Keller.
Guard—W. H. Wyand.
Meet every Thursday nlBht at I,al or
Pl^vRREr?^ABOVE CARD IS DIS
£faxeesood barbers are al
i Ways found
Barbers' Union No. 200
+ "Printers* Ink," the recog- *
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+ Ing, after a thorough investl- ♦
+ gation on this subject, says: +
* "A labor paper is a far bet- +
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+ man who advertises in it +
* than an ordinary paper with +
+ 12,000 subscribers. 4
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Krogh, Nora I. Oklahoma State Labor News (Oklahoma City, Okla.), Vol. 2, No. 14, Ed. 1 Friday, August 16, 1907, newspaper, August 16, 1907; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc154776/m1/4/: accessed November 16, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.