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1907 Excerpt: ...Dolgeville, N. Y.--A fire in the local station and
freight house caused about $10,000 loss to the Daniel Green Felt
Shoe Co. and Dolgeville Felt Shoe Co., which lost over 250 cases of
shoes, partially insured. Chester, Pa.--James Irving & Son,
Ltd., manufacturers of union casslmeres, have completed samples and
are closed this week awaiting orders. The plant when runn'ng in
full operates five sets of cards and 40 broad looms. A mill
building and equipment at May's Landing, N. J., irf offered for
sale. It is two stories high and 30x50 feet, near railroad and is
equipped with gas engine, dynamo, boiler, electric lights, looms
and other machinery. Roney & Rae, Woonsocket, R. I., have
shipped a good sized order of their new bobbin holders to a mill In
California; also a large one to Minnesota and one toMalne. New
Orleans, La.--The levee strike, involving 10,000 men, mostly cotton
handlers, ended Oct. 24. The men agreed to return to work pending
final adjustment of the controversy by arbitration, which was
proposed by the local steamship.agents. The strike was sympathetic
in behalf of about 1,800 cotton screw men, who refused to stow In
vessel holds the number of bales demanded by the steamship agents.
Fall River, Mass.--Among the flordl tributes sent to the funeral of
George A. Chace was a fine set piece, nearly four feet high,
representing a broken column from the operatives of the Bourne
Mill, many of whom called at the residence last Saturday, to pay
their final respects. Earning Capacity of Mills Greatly Influenced
by It. AVERAGE ROOM PER SPINDLE IN SOME COTTON MILLS. Written for
Fibre and Fabric by Henry D. Martin. With the increased cost of
building material during the last few years, all who have had to do
with erecting new mills, or enlarging the...
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