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U.S. Congress. Senate,
SEPTEMBER 19, 1958-PROVIDENCE, R. I.
SEPTEMBER 22, 1958–HARTFORD, CONN.
SEPTEMBER 24, 1958–CONCORD, N. H.
SENATE COMMITTEE ON INTERSTATE AND FOREIGN
WARREN G. MAGNUSON, Washington, Chairman
JOHN O. PASTORE, Rhode Island
JOHN W. BRICKER, Ohio
A, S. MIKE MONRONEY, Oklahoma
ANDREW F. SCHOEPPEL, Kansas
GEORGE A, SMATHERS, Florida
JOHN MARSHALL BUTLER, Maryland
ALAN BIBLE, Nevada
CHARLES E. POTTER, Michigan
STROM THURMOND, South Carolina
WILLIAM A. PURTELL, Connecticut
FRANK J. LAUSCHE, Ohio
FREDERICK G. PAYNE, Maine
RALPH YARBOROUGH, Texas
NORRIS COTTON, New Hampshire
EDWARD JARRETT, Chief Clerk
HAROLD I. BAYNTON, Chief Counsel
BERTRAM O. WISSMAN, Assistant Chief Clerk
JAMES E. BAILEY, Assistant Chief Counsel
(Part 1 of this hearing covered testimony taken in Washington, D. C., on
July 8, 9, and 10, 1958.)
Statement of -
Allan, William W., executive vice president and treasurer, the Baltic
Mills Co., Baltic, Conn.----
Armata, Joseph, 13 Richmond Street, Adams, Mass.--------
Azzinaro, Samuel, manager, South County Joint Board, TWUA,
AFL-ĊIO, 91 Washington Street, West Warwick, R. I.
Belanger, J. William, New England director, TWUA, 44 School
Street, Boston, Mass ------
Bleckmann, Kurt A., vice president, Pittsfield Weaving Co., Inc.,
Pittsfield, N. H.---
Bonte, Andre R., vice president and general manager, Bonte Spinning
Co., and vice president, National Wool Association, Woonsocket,
Bridges, Hon. Styles, United States Senate, State of New Hampshire,
Washington, D. C.-----
Brown, Edwin C., secretary-treasurer, AFL-CIO, Rhode Island, 169
Weybosset Street, Providence, R. I.--
Bullard, Emerson M., president, Rhode Island Textile Association,
212 Turks Head Building, Providence, R. I.---
Canzano, Victor, vice president of TWUÁ, AFL-CIO. and director of
Cotton Division, 99 University Place, New York, N. Y..
Carignan, George, manager, Joint Board, TWUA, 888 Purchase
Street, New Bedford, Mass.-----
Caverly, Gardner, executive vice president, New England Council
for Economic Development, 1032 Statler Building, Boston, Mass.-
Chupka, John, general secretary-treasurer, TWUA, AFL-CIO, 99
University Place, New York, N. Y.--
Cote, Mrs. Georgiana, 75 Water Street, Saco, Maine...
Cotnoir, Elzear, 46 North Mathewson Street, Jewett City, Conn.---
Darling, Philip M., executive vice president, New Hampshire Manu-
facturers' Association, 86 Middle Street, Manchester, N. H..
Dauphinais, Emile, 126 Windsor Street, Ludlow, Mass.--------
Dempsey, Hon. John, office of the mayor, Putnam, Conn.-.
Dewey, William T., president, A. G. Dewey Co., Baltic Woolen Mills
Division, Enfield, N. H.-----
DiBell, Henry, Jaffrey Woven Label, Jaffrey, N. H.---------------
Dixon, Frank E., representative of Norwich Chamber of Commerce,
329 Main Street, Norwich, Conn.
Doolan, Edward F., vice president of TWUA, AFL-CIO, and manager
of TWUA Joint Board, 384 Spring Street, Fall River, Mass.---
Dorr, George A., Jr., president, Dorr Woolen Co., Guild, N. H.---
Dugan, James J., president, John T. Lodge & Co., Inc., 478 Pleasant
Street, Watertown, Mass.---
Eddy, Robert F., president, Yarn Distributors Association, 1908
Industrial Bank Building, Providence, R. I.---
Edelman, John W., Washington representative, TWUA, AFL-CIO,
1025 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, D. C...
Eliot, John H., Rhode Island Textile Co., 211 Columbus Avenue,
Pawtucket, R. I.--
Ellis, Dwight w., Jr., A. D. Ellis Mills, Inc., Monson, Mass --------
Flag, Joseph, 52 North Chestnut Street, Wauregan, Conn.-
Fogarty, Hon. John E., Second Congressional District of Rhode
Island, Washington, D. C.--.
Ford, Norris, executive secretary, Connecticut Manufacturers Asso-
ciation, 928 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, Conn.----
Gallagher, Daniel, manager, Connecticut Joint Board, TWUA, 45
Main Street, Norwich, Conn.; accompanied by Joseph Flag, Elzear
Cotnoir, and Arnold Kleinschmidt.--------
Statement of Continued
Geilenberg, Arthur, John Geilenberg & Son, Marlboro, N. H.-------
Gonsalves, John, 315 Tinkham Street, New Bedford, Mass.-----
Gosselin, H. L., public relations director, Bates Manufacturing Co.,
Griffin, Charles, director, Division of Employment Security, State
Capitol, Concord, N. H...
Grube, Emile, president, International Narrow Fabric Co., Keene,
Guertin, Joseph R., 91 High Street, Biddeford, Maine.----
Guild, Lawrence W., president, Guild Mills Corp., Laconia, N. H.---
Halford, John H., vice president, Brunswick Worsted Mills, and vice
president, Carville Combing Co., Moosup, Conn....
Hill, W. Stanley, president, Pachaug Mills, Inc., and treasurer, W. S.
Hill Associates, Norwich, Conn...
Hillelson, Upton M., treasurer, Andrew Worsted Mills, Inc., Grove
Street, Bridgeton, R. I.--.
Hitcheon, Carl K., secretary and general manager, Glenn Woolen
Mills, Norwich, Conn.---
Hodgman, Alton M., international representative, TWUA, AFL-CIO,
Pelham, N. H.------------
Holt, Carroll F., treasurer, Fitchburg Yarn Co., Fitchburg, Mass..-
Hunter, James H., president, James Hunter Machine Co., member of
the board of directors, and president of the American Textile Ma-
chinery Association, North Adams, Mass.--
Johnston, Donald C., production manager, Northern Group, Woolen
& Worsted Mills, North Andover, Mass..---
Keeney, Robert L., Jr., assistant treasurer, Somersville Manufactur-
ing Co., Somersville, Conn.
Kelsy, R.' B., vice president, Connecticut Bank & Trust Co., Stafford
Kent, William I., president, National Association of Wool Manufac-
ti of Wol Nonufon
turers, 386 Fourth Avenue, New York, N. Y.-----
Kleinschmidt, Arnold, 8 Middlefield Street, Manchester, Conn.-----
Kullas, Henry, manager, Berkshire Joint Board, TWUA, 38 Moosac
Street, Adams, Mass.; accompanied by Joseph Armata, Joseph
Nowicki, and Mrs. Mary Quozoz.--
Laporte, John W., manager, Northern Rhode Island Joint Board,
TWUA, 112 Main Street, Woonsocket, R. I.---
McEntee, Francis, manager, Roger Williams Joint Board, TWUA,
511 Westminster Street, Providence, R. I.----
Messier, Omer, 27 Hilltop Avenue, West Warwick, R. I..
Mitchell, Ronald A., assistant treasurer, Cyril Johnson Woolen Co.,
Stafford Springs, Conn.--
Mortenson, Rudolph, Pinnacle Manufacturing Co., Guild, N. H.--
Nowicki, Joseph, 24 Quaker Street, Adams, Mass.-----------------
Park, Angus W., Angus Park Woolen Co., Hanover, Conn.---------
Payne, Samuel G., secretary and general counsel, Warner Bros. Co.,
Bridgeport, Conn., on behalf of the Corset and Brassiere Associa-
tion of America, 200 Madison Avenue, New York, N. Y.------
Pitarys, Thomas J., president, New Hampshire AFL-CIO, 99 Monroe
Street, Nashua, N. H., accompanied by Eddie E. Martel, Suncook,
Polaris, Mrs. Dorelda, Biddeford, Maine.
Pomeroy, E. B., managing director, Elastic Manufacturers Institute,
Inc., New London, Conn...
Quozoz, Mrs. Mary, 20 John Street, Adams, Mass.----
Raymond, Mrs. Irene, 109 Suffolk Street, Holyoke, Mass.-----
Rindge, Fulton, treasurer, Ware Woolen Co., Ware, Mass., repre-
senting Ware Woolen Co., Hampshire Woolen Co., Gonig Manu-
facturing Co., Woolmark Corp., and Rindge Corp. --
Roberts, Non. Dennis J., Governor of Rhode Island Providence, R. I.
Rockwell, Charles B., president and treasurer, the Allendale Co.,
Centredale, R. I.----
Roorbach, George B., Crown Worsted Mills, 43 Troy Street, Provi-
dence, R. I...-----
Russell, 'Edward J., vice president, Troy Blanket Mills, Troy, N. H.
Scheibner, Henry, controller and secretary, the American Velvet Co.,
Schoonjans, Michael, manager, Biddeford-Saco Joint Board, TWUA.
44 Franklin Street, Biddeford, Maine; accompanied by Mrs. Dorelda Page
Palaris, Mrs. Georgiana Cote, and Joseph R. Guertin ---
Sgambato, Hon. Frank, international vice president, TWUA, 36
Olneyville Square, Providence, R. I.---
Simas, Manuel C., 102 Jarry Street, New Bedford, Mass..
Slaby, John S., United Mine Workers of America, 64 Robinson Ave-
nue, Pawtucket, R. I.----
Smith, H. Stanton, executive vice president and general manager,
Moore Fabrics, Inc., 45 Washington Street, Pawtucket, R. I.---- 639
Sorensen, William L., treasurer, Warren Woolen Co., Stafford Springs,
Sowa, Mrs. Emma, 155 Lyman Street, Holyoke, Mass.
Speaks, Bernard, 251 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, R. I.---- 631
Stanton, Seabury, president, Berkshire Hathaway, Inc., and chair-
man of board, Northern Textile Association, 704 Hospital Trust
Building, Providence, R. I.---
Stursberg, Julius H., president, Livingston Worsted Mills, Inc., and
director of National Association of Wool Manufacturers, Holyoke,
Sullivan, Mrs. Anna, manager, Western Massachusetts Joint Board,
TWUA, 473 Dwight Street, Holyoke, Mass.; accompanied by Mrs.
Irene Raymond, Mrs. Emma Sowa, Mrs. Rhea Turcotte, Mr. Emile
Dauphinais, and Mary Vaz ----
Sullivan, William F., secretary, Northern Textile Association, 80
Federal Street, Boston, Mass.--
- 544, 774
Truslow, Henry A., president and treasurer, Ponemah Mills, Taftville,
Turcotte, Mrs. Rhea, 55 Park Street, Holyoke, Mass.-------------- 754
Walter, Harold J., Bachmann Uxbridge Worsted Co., Uxbridge, Mass. 549
Weston, Horace C., treasurer, Mayflower Worsted Co., Inc., Kingston,
Mass., and director of National Association of Wool Manufacturers.
Wolf, Richard B., vice president, MKM Knitting Mills, Manchester,
Letters from :
Barkin, Soloman, Textile Workers Union of America, 99 University
Place, New York, N. Y., to Edward Jarrett, chief clerk, dated Octo-
ber 2, 1958.----------
Blombach, Gerhard, Minnewawa Manufacturing Co., Malboro, N. H.,
to Hon. Norris Cotton, dated September 24, 1958------
Brandis, R., chief economist, the American Cotton Manufacturers
Institute, Inc., 1145 19th Street NW., Washington, D. C., to Hon.
John Pastore, dated July 11, 1958...
Canzano, Victor J., cotton-rayon director, Textile Workers Union of
America, New York, to Hon. Dwight D. Eisenhower, dated August
Cosman, Claus A., president, Continental Elastic Corp., New Bedford,
Mass., to Hon. John Pastore, dated September 26, 1958_------- Appendix
Costello, Russell H., president, Lewiston Chamber of Commerce,
Lewiston, Maine, to Hon. John Pastore, dated September 19, 1958
Drusin, Marvel M., Argonne Worsted Co., Woonsocket, R. I., to Har-
old Baynton, Chief Counsel, dated September 18, 1958.---
Dugan, J. J., John T. Lodge & Co., Inc., Watertown, Mass., to Hon.
John Pastore, dated September 25, 1958--------
Dwinell, Hon. Lane, office of the mayor, Concord, N. H., to Hon.
Norris Cotton-------------------------------------------------- 771
Freese, George E., Jr., Globe Manufacturing Co., 112 West 34th Street,
New York, N. Y., to Hon. Norris Cotton, dated November 25, 1958.- 842
Haffney, James J., Southwell Combing Co., North Chelmsford, Mass.,
to Hon. John Pastore, dated September 25, 1958.-----
Harris, Seymour E. Harvard University, department of economics,
Cambridge, Mass., to Hon. John Pastore, dated September 15,
Havey, B. Morton, Associated Industries of Maine, Augusta, Maine,
to Hon. John Pastore, dated September 22, 1958--------