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From: "Jane Clark" <>
Subject: [LAN] MEN 1907 - Manchester wages
Date: Sun, 13 May 2007 19:01:07 +0100


21st Mar 1907, Thursday

Manchester wages:

At a meeting of the Withington Special Committee of the Manchester City
Council yesterday, it was agreed to pay all able-bodied workmen in the
employ of the committee a minimum wage of 25s (£2.25) weekly, in accordance
with the resolution of the council, and to arrange to work the hours
previously agreed upon.

Taken from Manchester Evening News - Rewind the century - Weekend Go
section - 24 Mar 2007


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