Labor Strike Token (110587)

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Labor Strike Token  (110587)
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Obverse: Chicago Newspaper Guild / For / Labor / Unity / Hearst / Strike / 1938-9 / C I O. Reverse: (horseshoe) Good / Luck. White metal, 27 mm. Over 600 union workers went on strike December 5, 1938 against William Randolph Hearst's "Chicago American" and "Chicago Herald Examiner."

Provenance: John Reynolds Collection
Country (if not USA):
State: Illinois
City/County: Chicago
Date: 1938