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35% Coal pours out as UMW strike drags on
tolerate "no backward steps; no takeaway contract," United Mine Workers President Richard Trumka announced a selective strike against A.T. Massey subsidiaries last year. That strike is still on, 14 months and two Thanksgivings later,...
Published: Friday, November 29, 1985
Words: 1367

35% MOURNING PERIOD A POSITIVE STEP
coalfields are a war zone. Hayes West was shot and killed because he was hauling coal during the United Mine Workers strike at A.T. Massey Coal Co. Bill Davis, a UMWA local president, and four other union miners have had their homes...
Published: Wednesday, June 12, 1985
Words: 638

35% UMW MEETINGS TODAY TO DISCUSS RETURNING
As coal miners considered a possible end to their bitter strike against A.T. Massey Coal Co., officials of the United Mine Workers planned meetings today in local halls throughout the strike region to discuss the process of returning...
Published: Monday, December 23, 1985
Words: 544

35% "HALL OF SHAME' MORE SPIRITED
Martha Bryson Hodel, an Associated Press writer, is replacing columnist Herb Little who retired this month. At long last the truth comes out. I knew it was lurking in there somewhere. The truth, that is, about your "Treasurer of State,"...
Published: Sunday, May 12, 1985
Words: 225

35% HARD TIMES AHEAD?
THE VIOLENT MASSEY COAL STRIKE IS JUST ONE OF. several showdowns in which U.S. corporations are taking a harder line against unions, reports William Serrin in The New York Times. "Many companies are taking actions that would have been...
Published: Thursday, June 13, 1985
Words: 445

35% COAL ACCORD OBSTACLE GONE; DISPUTE ALIVE
Despite a massive public relations blitz by the United Mine Workers union heralding an end to its bitter strike against A.T. Massey Coal Co., it seems the 15-month-old dispute is far from over A National Labor Relations Board ruling...
Published: Tuesday, December 24, 1985
Words: 632

34% Subsidiary signed previous contracts
can sign a contract for them all. UMW President Richard Trumka announced Friday that union members who have been on strike against Massey companies would return to work under the 1984 national coal wage agreement. His reasoning, he...
Published: Sunday, December 22, 1985
Words: 435

34% As one issue is settled another appears in labor dispute
Friday that a settlement had been reached on an unfair labor practice case central to the United Mine Workers' strike against the A.T. Massey Coal Co. In dispute was whether Massey, with its scores of subsidiaries, should negotiate...
Published: Sunday, December 22, 1985
Words: 668

34% UNION, COMPANY TO TALK TODAY
optimistic the talks would prove successful in settling the five-month strike. The UMW has waged a selective strike against A.T. Massey and its subsidiaries since the company refused to sign the national coal contract in October. Sprouse...
Published: Sunday, March 03, 1985
Words: 488

34% STRIKE'S FINANCIAL TOLL GROWS DAILY
grows daily. In the rush to judgment, however, even low test scores at local grade schools are being blamed on the strike. The A.T. Massey Coal Co. has kept a running tally of the violence it blames on striking miners: two employees...
Published: Sunday, June 09, 1985
Words: 684

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