• Short Summary

    THE MOST SERIOUS STRIKE TO HIT NORWEGIAN COMMERCE SINCE 1920 STARTED NOV 9. SOME 8000?

  • Description

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    GV GLASSWARE STORE.
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    2.
    CU SIGN IN WINDOW "CLOSED BY STRIKE".
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    3.
    LV DOBLOUG STORE.
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    4.
    LV PAN.. PICKETS IN ENTRANCE PAN TO WINDOWS.
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    5.
    CU SIGN 'CLOSED BY STRIKE'.
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    6.
    GV STEEN AND STROM STORE.
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    SV PICKETS AT ENTRANCE TURN AWAY CUSTOMER.
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    8.
    SV NOTICE IN WINDOW 'CLOSED BY STRIKE'
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    GV 'BLADSENTRALEN' FACTORY, DISTRIBUTORS OF NEWSPAPERS AND MAGAZINES.
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    10.
    CU NAME ON FACTORY.
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    GV PAN INT.. MAGAZINES PILED UP.
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    CU SIGN 'CLOSED BY STRIKE'.
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    13.
    LV PICKETS GUARD FACTORY.
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE MOST SERIOUS STRIKE TO HIT NORWEGIAN COMMERCE SINCE 1920 STARTED NOV 9. SOME 8000 CLERKS AND WORKERS STAYED AWAY FROM WORK CLOSING 600 FIRMS, INCLUDING MOST OF THE COUNTRY'S LARGEST STORES.

    IN OSLO, THE STRIKE ALSO AFFECTED NEWSPAPER AND PUBLISHING FIRMS. ANOTHER STRIKE HAS BEEN CALLED FOR NOVEMBER 17 BY THE 11,000-MEMBER TRANSPORT WORKERS UNION, AFTER A BREAK-DOWN IN WAGE NEGOTIATIONS.

    THE CURRENT STRIKE FOLLOWS A BREAKDOWN IN NEW WAGE AGREEMENTS AND COMES IN THE MIDDLE OF A MAJOR INFLATION IN NORWAY.

    THIS MONTH THE PRICE OF BREAD ROSE - FOR THE FOURTH TIME SINCE MARCH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE53SBH1ZVG4HA5WQQ7TX39X0L
    Media URN:
    VLVAE53SBH1ZVG4HA5WQQ7TX39X0L
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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