Friday, May 1

Thursday, 1 May 1919 - Construction Workers Set to Go

Just after midnight the results of the builders' trades strike vote is announced: 1,199 in favour to 74 against. At 8 a.m. approximately 1,400 construction workers walk off the job.

Streetcar workers also vote in favour to strike, (900 to 79), but for the time-being will remain on the job.

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