1947Fish handlers went on strike.Economy and Industry, Labor, Maritime & Fishing Industry

Gloucester Daily Times. “32-Day Old Strike Ends; Accept New Contract.” July 21, 1947.
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The strike ended on July 22, 1947, when seafood workers went back to work after 32 days. The new contract increased wages by 10 cents for men and 5 cents for women per hour.

Gloucester Daily Times. "32-Day Old Strike Ends; Accept New Contract." July 21, 1947.
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