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List Of Kidnappings - Famous Kidnappings
... Eisenhower — which reduced the FBI's waiting period in kidnapping cases from 7 days to 24 hours ... James Lee Dozier (1981), a US general working for NATO in Italy ... After an eight-hour drive to Kansas City, Mullenberg and Oliver boarded a plane to Houston, where Mullenberg spent the majority of her three-and-a-half month ...
Main Types of "Spanish Practices"
... Negotiable paid overtime within normal working hours after completing scheduled work, regardless of remaining working hours ... if production reaches a certain level regardless of remaining working hours ...
Ben Gold - Needle Trades Workers Industrial Union - Secretary-Treasurer
... More than 3,500 union members struck for shorter working hours and higher wages on June 17, 1931, collective bargaining goals which were considered madness by nearly ... Yet, Gold won an increase in working hours, leading to a guaranteed 40-hour work week well as increased pay—an achievement important in the establishment of the standard American work week ... of Communist Ben Gold" helped the fur workers in 1933 to salvage a 35-hour work week and win an increase in pay from $38 to $50 a week ...
Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 7th Earl Of Shaftesbury - Factory Reform
... In March 1833 Ashley introduced the Ten Hours Act 1833 into the Commons, which provided that children working in the cotton and woollen industries must be aged nine or ... passed ensured that no child under thirteen worked more than nine hours, insisted they should go to school, and appointed inspectors to enforce the law ... In June 1836 another Ten Hours Bill was introduced into the Commons and although Ashley considered this Bill ill-timed, he supported it ...

Famous quotes containing the words hours and/or working:

    Each morning the day lies like a fresh shirt on our bed; this incomparably fine, incomparably tightly woven tissue of pure prediction fits us perfectly. The happiness of the next twenty-four hours depends on our ability, on waking, to pick it up.
    Walter Benjamin (1892–1940)

    The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools, but the gentle touches of air and water working at their leisure with a liberal allowance of time.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)