The trade-union is often represented as an imported and un-American institution.
Tracy was obliged to reply that he didn't belong to any trade-union.
Even if they do occasionally strike, they are as far from the modern trade-union as they are from the traditional working-caste.
He said, "Why the thing for me to do, of course, is to join a trade-union."
Their worst fault was a woeful unacquaintance with trade-union methods.
A trade-union may control most of the labor-supply of one kind in a town.
A trade-union is an association of wage-workers for purposes of mutual information, mutual help, and for the raising of wages.
The trade-union must also see that time studies are properly made.
The leaders in the trade-union movement of this period were interested chiefly in strengthening the relations of the local unions.
The history of trade-union beneficiary activities in the United States may be roughly divided into three periods.