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Department and Specialty Store Employees' Union Local 1265

You Are Throwing Away Dollar Bills! [handbill]

the Local, Oakland. [1946], Single 8.5x11 inch sheet, printed one side, very good. Published in the fall 1946 as part of organizing drive for mainly female clerks at Hastings and Kahn's Department Stores in Oakland. Urges clerks to join the union and/or urge their fellow workers to join. " The Union can put more $ bills in your purse!" This drive resulted in a strike at Hastings and Kahn's which precipitated the Oakland General Strike that December.

Cat.No: 174252

Price: $45.00

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