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THE BELFAST SETTLEMENT.

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WOOLWICH DISCHARGES. I

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WOOLWICH DISCHARGES. T The last batch of emigrants sent out to Canada by the Woolwich Distress Committee, in conjunction with the Central Unemployed Body, left Liverpool in the 9.6. Lake Erie, 6illoo ttio hcglnri-ing of November 979 persons havo boon emigrated, in addition to the help afforded to large, numbers who have found employment in oilier part-i of this country. Tho past twelve months have established a reoord of distress in Woolwici), wli:oh bo.oug-h •has emigrated a much Larger number of per- eoTM tha-ii any other London borough, and the Central Body havo given preference to Wool- wich an account of the Arsenal discharge. In ;pi,to of War Offioa assuramoes to the con- trary, lists recommending men for discharge continuo to be drarwn up at, Woolwich Arsenal. A manifesto is to be issued drawn up by the Woolwich Tra.des and Labour Council. Its object ia to shew that the man employed in time of peace in the Arsenal should not fall below that which obtained in ]898, prior to the South Afrioan War. Too e has been a gen-oral reduction throughout tho ordnance factories sinioe 1904, but Woolwiah has suffered jnest of ail. In the throe chief departments of the Ar,ji-al itself there were employed in 1901 wo-rkrnen to the number of 18,085. These had been reduced in 1904 to paaos footing, viz., 13,515, and in April Last to 10,767. When tho discharges are completed, under Mr. Hal- da-ne'.s tho number employed will bo 8,000.

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