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Producing the news during the October lockout

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CollectionsAustralian Journalists' Association
Date created: Oct 1944
In 1944 staff at Sydney newspapers The Herald, The Telegraph, The Sun and The Mirror struck for a 40-hour week. The Australian Council of Trade Unions lodged a claim for a 40-hour week in 1946 and, two years later, the case was won. The 40-hour week began on 1 January 1948.
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Other Identifiers: N59-1911-2303


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