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Contrasting Miss Evelyn Shuler's account of the "unwillingness" of Black relief receivers to accept available domestic jobs, Edgar W. Roster presented the harsh reality of low wages through advertisements. Instead of toiling long hours each week for…

This article was published in the Philadelphia Tribune on July 22, 1937 to show the domestic workers in Philadelphia that are planning to unionize as the National Urban League organize themselves nationally. The unionization was sparked by the…
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