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education of children. The functions of the school system should extend beyond education to the social service of the entire rural community, assisting in the organization of farmers and tenants for co-operative purposes, and promoting other measures looking to the community's welfare.

5. The revision of the taxation system so as to exempt from taxation all improvements and tax unused land at its full rental value.

The best "friend of Labor" is Labor itself.

Any weakling can knock. It requires strength to build.

The Labor Temple was not built by men who said it couldn't be done.

A call for the union label is one way of helping yourself as well as the other fellow.

Gradually the Labor Movement is learning that nothing is done for it that it does not do for itself.

Massachusetts has enacted a bill prohibiting the employment of women and children overtime for the purpose of making up for lost time on a legal holiday.

The first silk factory in the United States was erected at Mt. Pleasant, O., in 1841 by John W. Gill and Thomas White. A "buckeye burr in light buff" was the first piece woven, and from this a vest pattern was presented to Henry Clay. Clay also wore a broadcloth suit of material made near the silk factory.

Monel metal, an alloy resembling nickel, will probably replace steel and bronze for the construction of yachts. It is tougher than nickel steel, does not corrode, and retains its brightness. Aluminum, the lightest of yacht plates, lasts only a short time in contact with salt water.

To see a man fearless in danger, untainted with lusts, happy in adversity, composed in a tumult and laughing at all those things which are generally coveted or feared, all men must acknowledge that this can be nothing else but a beam of divinity that influences a mortal body.-Seneca.

STICK TOGETHER.

Wendell Phillips said: "Have faith in each other. Stick together. If you want power in this country, if you want to make yourself felt, if you do not want your children to wait long years before they have bread on their table they ought to have, the leisure in their lives they ought to have, the opportunities in life they ought to have-if you don't want to wait yourself, write on your banner so that every political trimmer can read it, so that every politician, no matter how shortsighted he may be, can read it, 'We Never Forget!' If the wage earners devote themselves to their own cause with more serious determination and loyalty their interests will be less often infringed upon by men in public life or by greedy employers."

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STRONG HOLD

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ENJOY A GOOD SMOKE

Try a package of

"Fifth Avenue" Cigarettes

You will find them different from `other cigarettes. Far finer in flavor and aroma than anything you have ever smoked before.

Our "FIFTH AVENUE" cigarettes are UNION MADE and each package bears the UNION LABEL! We do not give silk or rug value, but we do give Tobacco Value!

We guarantee our "FIFTH AVENUE" cigarettes to contain absolutely 100 per cent of pure, Turkish Tobacco - not Turkish mixture, but PURE TURKISH!

Do your duty, Mr. Union Man, by trying a package of cigarettes to-day. If your dealer does not keep them, let us know. Free samples to all secretaries of the Unions. Write to-day!

I. B. KRINSKY, Manufacturer 207 North Fourth Street, Brooklyn, N. Y.

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