• Short Summary

    THE FIRST OF NINE STRIKE-BOUND NEWSPAPERS IN NEW YORK RESUMED PUBLICATION YESTERDAY (MONDAY)...THE 87TH DAY?

  • Description

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    SV TRUCK DRIVING BY
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    2.
    SV NEWSPAPER PRESSES ROLLING
    0.09

    3.
    SV TRUCK BACKING OUT - LONG ROW OF TRUCKS
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    4.
    SV MAN HOLDING NEWSPAPER UP
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    5.
    SV PEOPLE AROUND NEWSPAPER STAND READING PAPERS
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    6.
    SV MAN READING NEWSPAPER
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    7.
    SV MAN HOLDING NEWSPAPER - HEADLINE READS "AUTO LICENCE BOOST IS DEAD"
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FIRST OF NINE STRIKE-BOUND NEWSPAPERS IN NEW YORK RESUMED PUBLICATION YESTERDAY (MONDAY)...THE 87TH DAY OF THE CITY'S NEWSPAPER STRIKE.THE AFTERNOON TABLOID-SIZED NEW YORK POST BROKE THE SOLID FRONT OF THE NEW YORK NEWSPAPER PUBLISHERS' ASSOCIATION AND PUBLISHED 500,000 COPIES OF A 96-PAGE PAPER.THEY WERE QUICKLY SOLD OUT.

    SEVERAL DEPENDENT PAPERS HAVE COME INTO EXISTENCE SINCE THE 'INTERNATIONAL TYPOGRAPHICAL UNION' (THE PRINTERS) WENT ON STRIKE, CLOSING FOUR NEW YORK PAPERS ON DECEMBER 8 AFTER A TWO-YEAR CONTRACT EXPIRED.THE PUBLISHERS OF THE OTHER FIVE PAPERS THEN CLOSED DOWN.THE POST WAS WELCOMED BY NEW YORKERS, WHO, UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS, READ OVER 5 1/2 MILLION COPIES OF THE NINE PAPERS EACH DAY.

    AT THE BARGAINING TABLE, JOINT NEGOTIATING SESSIONS CONTINUED WITH SOME PROGRESS REPORTED.BUT MAJOR ISSUES SUCH AS AUTOMATION, CONTRACT EXPIRATION DATE, WAGES AND HOURS...WERE STILL UNRESOLVED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA17HP39ZT86KLNVO4R6S58OKO8
    Media URN:
    VLVA17HP39ZT86KLNVO4R6S58OKO8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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