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Remember Labor Day

Dear Editor,
Labor Day is celebrated on the first Monday in September.
This is the day we give special emphasis to the rights, responsibilities and the achievements of the American working men and women who produce the material wealth of our nation’s free enterprise system.
In 1882 it was proposed to the Central Labor Union by Peter McGuire, president of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, that there be a special day for parades to dramatize the strength and spirit of trade and labor organizations. McGuire said that there were none dedicated to the industrial spirit ...

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