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    Journal’s Charlotte “Skating Areas” Co-operative Page
The following Business Firms of Charlotte are co-operating with the Charlotte Labor Journal in labor’s campaign
to raise approximately $4,000 to build Skating Area Centers on Charlotte School and Park and Recreation Com
mission properties. The net profit accruing from this Special Page will be turned over to the Charlotte Central
labor Union Suiting Area Committee to be used in this worthy undertaking. The Advertisers on this page are to
be highly commended for this generous co-opration and deserve your patronage and consideration.—Hie Editor.
Heal Estate Loans—Savings
Organized 1883
Mechanics Perpetual
B. & L. Association
116 E. 4th St. Phone 4117
Pyramid Chevrolet
Best Used Cars in Town
5531 E. Trade St. Dial 2-3191
Charlotte Fish
& Oyster Co.
Charlotte, N. C.
PETTITS
SALE
SERVICE
515 E. 4th SL 8157
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Kale-Lawing Co.
“Everything for the Office”
OFFICE FURNITURE AND
SUPPLIES
225 S. Tryon
Phone 6185
Ernest Ellison, Inc.
Just Insurance
Phone 3-1146 115 E. 4th St.
Sanitary Laundry
Zoric Cleaning
Phone 2-2176
1315 S. Boulevard Charlotte
Douglas & Sing
Funeral Directors
Phone 4131
TIPT0N-DAV1S
FUNERAL HOME
325 E. 9th St. Phone 6171
AMBULANCE SERVICE
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North State Laundry
. Family Laundry and
Better-Way Cleaners
716 S. Brevard Phone 3-3135
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pause that refreshes
at home
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YELLOW CAB CO.
Dial 6161
SERVICE — DEPENDABILITY — COURTESY
4 RIDE FOR THE PRICE OF ONE
CALDWELL CONSTRUCTION CO.
422 S. Brevard Phone 4165
CHARLOTTE’S LARGEST INDEPENDENT
1 FURNITURE STORE
Dial 3-3759 123-25 S. College St.
Sears, Roebuck an
304 South Tryoo Street
Charlotte, N. C
KIMBRELL'S
■ V Trade Street at College
FOR FINE FURNITURE
Home Service Stores
For Home People
“One Near You”
MODEL
LAUNDRY, CO„ INC.
MODEL TONE DRY CLEANING
Dial 8175-8176-3-3372
McEwen Burial
Ass’n, Inc.
507 E. Trade St.
35,000 ACTIVE MEMBERS
Use Your Credit
McDonald’s Budget
Dept
Firestone Products
Harris Bros.
Transfer Co., Inc.
1425 N. Tryon SL Phone 5671
Biltmore Dairy
Farms
2000 W. Morehead St. Phone 3-2153
New Way Laundry
R. Tl. Kephart, Mgr.
A SERVICE FOR EVERY
FAMILY
935 E. 9th St. Phone 3-3721
AMERICAN DRY
CLEANING CO.
Established 192*
CASH AND CARRY
CITY WIDE DELIVERIES
319 E. Morehead. Phene 3-3135
59 Years’ Service
In Financing Homes
Mutual Building &
Loan
119 E. Trade SL
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City Chevrolet
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“FRIENDLY PEOPLE”
710 S. Tryon SL Phone 1156
TRY OUR COURTEOUS
CURB SERVICE
AND SAVE
Charlotte Laundry
John Crosland Co.
REAL ESTATE
113 E. 4th St Phone 3-9344
Atlantic Marble &
Tile Co.
229 S. Poplar St Phone 3489
Charlotte Rental Co.
113 E. Third St. Phone 2-3184
Laundry To Be
Run By A. F. of L.
$500,000 Venture
SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 12.—The
American Federation of Labor is
teady to go into the laundry business
on a permanent basis in an effort to
settle Spokane’s two-and-a-half-year
laundry workers' strike.
Meyer L. Lewis, A. F. L. western
director, said the organization had
half a million dollars to invest in the
venture, begun in 1937 by the Laun
dry Workers’ International union.
His accountants, he explained, had
found the laundry “had been effi
ciently operated and has made money.”
The laundry opened while brick
bats were flying in the then-young
strike.
Violence soon died out. Several
months later picketing ended when a
court order forced pickets to stay 100
feet from the entrance of one estab
lishment, but the owner-union dead
locked over closed shop, and increased
wage demands still remained.
“We have watched the Spokane
Laundry Workers’ strike for a long
time and did what we could to help,
said Lewis. “Now we mean to go
into the laundry business in a big way
and build and operate the largest
laundry plant this city has ever
seen.
“Instead of dribbling along with an
expense of $50,000 a year, we may as
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