Monthly Review of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Volume 5

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1917 - Labor

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Presidents position on State legislation affecting labor
Food conservation through cooperation of volunteer forces 65
Food policy framed by national committee of British workers_ 7880
Court decisions on the workmens compensation law of New York
Industrial poisons in the manufacture of explosives 124
Anthrax from infected shaving brushes__ 127
Cost of living in Dallas Tex 136
as families in Portugal
Federal and State aided vocational education____ 142145
Annual meeting of the National Society for the Promotion of Industrial
Vocational education survey of Richmond Ind 149152
Retirement of teachers in Massachusetts 152154
Employment in the State of New York in May 1917 159161
Conciliation work of the Department of Labor 167169
vocational education
Unofficial publications relating to labor 192197
Secretary of Labors position regarding womens work____ 198199
Can serious industrial accidents be eliminated? By Lucian W Chaney
Emmet Ph D 217236
Productivity of labor in the anthracite coal mines by Paul F Bris
Will profit sharing solve labor difficulties? By Boris Emmet Ph D 245252
Changes in retail prices in the United States_ 253
Profits in food in Canada 260
dinavian capitals__
Miners consumption in southwestern Missouri 275276
Dangers of the airplane industry from a hygienic standpoint_ 284 285
Womens wages in munition factories in Great Britain
Industrial efficiency and fatigue in British munition factories

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