Timaru Carpenters - Award 1906

In the Court of Arbitration of New Zealand, Canterbury Industrial District - In the matter of "The Industrial Conciliation and Arbitration Act, 1905," and its amendments, and in the matter of an industrial dispute between the Timaru Carpenters' Industrial Union Workers and the under mentioned persons, firms and companies (herein after called "the employers"):-

Timaru Carpenters' Industrial Union Workers
South Canterbury Builders' Association
Jackson, John, timber-merchant, Timaru
Cray, G.S. timber-merchant, Timaru
Murdoch, J., timber-merchant, Timaru
Christchurch Meat Company (LTD), company occasionally employing carpenters
Batt, W., builder, Timaru
Crampton, P.D., builder, Timaru
Donaldson, D., builder, Timaru
Ellem, T., Sen., builder, Timaru
Ellem, T., jun., builder, Timaru
Haigh, W., builder, Timaru
Harrison and Shields, builders, Timaru
Hay, William, builder, Timaru
Head, S., builder, Timaru
Herdman, P., builder, Timaru
Leithwick, W.H., builder, Timaru
McKay, D., builder, Timaru
Miller Bros., builders, Timaru
Parks, J.H., builder, Timaru
West, Charles, builder, Timaru
Wood, W., builder, Timaru
Cprlett, ___, builder, Timaru
Dickson Bros., builders, Timaru
Baxter, T., builder, Geraldine
Sherratt, W., builder, Geraldine
Prouting, E., builder, Geraldine
Prouting, F., builder, Geraldine
Pearce, W., builder, Geraldine
Kennedy, F., builder, Geraldine
Waters, W., builder, Geraldine
Blyth, J., builder, Temuka
Thompson, G., builder, Temuka
McInnis, D., builder, Temuka
cross, T., builder, Temuka
McKinnon., builder, Temuka
Frew, a., builder, Temuka
Iverach, J., builder, Temuka
Chapman, C. builder, Temuka
Hopkinson and Sons, builders, Temuka
Clinch and Lloyd, builders, Temuka
Richardson, B. builder, Orari
Blissett, J., builder, Orari
Philip, A., builder, Waimate
Hollamby, W., builder, Waimate
Walker, A., builder, Waimate
Batten, B., builder, Waimate
Collett, G., builder, Waimate
Wilson, J., builder, Waimate
Saunders, E., builder, Waimate
Parkinson, W.H., builder, Waimate
Rive, J.P., builder, Waimate
Corlett, S., and Son, builders, Waimate
Urquhart, R., builder, Waimate
Wilson, R.L., builder, Waimate
Menzies, J., builder, Waimate
Adams, I., builder, Waimate
Berry, J., builder, Waimate
Best, A., builder, Waimate
Gaitt, F., builder, Waimate
Miles, H., builder, Waimate
Bateman, S., builder, Waimate
Bateman, c., builder, Waimate
Norton, J., builder, Glenavy
Peebles, J.M., builder, Glenavy
Bryon and Beaton, builders, Fairlie
Piggot, J., builder, Fairlie
Wake, A.E., builder, Springbrook
Aitken and Son, builders, Cave
ward Bros., builder, Beaconsfield
Dossett, H.C., builder, Pleasant Point
Lund, ___, builder, Pleasant Point
Watt, D.G., builder, St. Andrew's
Williams, G. builder, St. Andrew's
Gray, P.G., wheelwright, St. Andrew's
Callaghan, D. wheelwright, St. Andrew's
Anderson, J.J. wheelwright, St. Andrew's
LeMasurier, C., bricklayer, St. Andrew's
Ward, ____, contractor, Pareora East.

The court ordered the award 21st Sept. 1906.
1. That a week's work consists of 44 hours, at 1s. 4d. per hour.
2. That ordinary overtime be paid at the rate of time and a quarter, including Saturday afternoons.; time and a half for all statutory holidays; double time for Sundays. Wages to be a paid at least once a fortnight on the job immediately on work ceasing.
3. That only one underpaid man be employed to every three journeymen. Apprentices to be unlimited.
4. That an hour be allowed an employee to grind tools on being discharged from shop, or two hours if from building, if employed for a fortnight, and that every employer provide facilities for grinding tools. ....

Reference: Awards, Agreements, Orders, Etc., Made Under the Industrial Conciliation, by New Zealand Dept. of Labour - 1907 - Page 379


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Timaru Painters - Recommendations
Timaru Painters' Workers v. Master Painters, South Canterbury, namely:-
Baker, G. painter and decorator, Waimate
Bates and Co., C. painters and decorators, Temuka
Bishop, E. painter and decorator, Waimate
Boulden, J., builder, Timaru
Broadhead, J. builder, Timaru
Burmerter, William, painter and decorator, Timaru
Canterbury Frozen Meat and Produce Company (LTD), Freezing-works, Pareora
Chapman, W., painter and decorator, Timaru
Chiles, A., painter and decorator, Timaru
Christchurch Meat Company (LTD), Freezing-works, Southfield
Clark and Gould, painter and decorator, Timaru
Cooper, William, painter and decorator, Timaru
Cooper, J., painter and decorator, Temuka
Craige, James., painter and decorator, Timaru
Dawson, T., painter and decorator, Geraldine
Dephuff Bros., painters and decorators, Timaru
Dossett, H.C. builder, Pleasant Point
Donn, J., painter and decorator, Timaru
Donn, W., painter and decorator, Timaru
Edwards, Richard., painter and decorator, Timaru
Ferguson, H. painter and decorator, Waimate
Foden, T., builder, Fairlie
Fyfe, Thomas, painter and decorator, Timaru
Gay, T., painter and decorator, Temuka
Griffiths, Robert, painter and decorator, Timaru
Hamilton, J., builder, Fairlie
Jackson, J., and co., sawmillers, Timaru
Kennedy, J., painter and decorator, Geraldine
Knowles, Wallace, painter and decorator, Timaru
Kruse, and Son, painters and decorators, Geraldine
Mara Bros., painters and decorators, Timaru
McDuff, A. painter and decorator, Timaru
Mill and Co., J., Wool-stores, Timaru
Murdock, George, painter and decorator, Timaru
Murdock, J. sawmiller, Timaru
Murray, Thomas, painter and decorator, Timaru
Naylor and White, F., painters and decorators, Geraldine
North, Benjamin, painter and decorator, Timaru
Obiron and Beaton, builders, Fairlie
Parks, A., painter and decorator, Timaru
Rowlatt, E.B., painter and decorator, Waimate
Shears, W., painter and decorator, Geraldine
Sherratt, and co., timber-merchants, Geraldine
Surbridge, A. painter and decorator, Temuka
Taylor and Baird, painters and decorators, Timaru
Wilson Bros., painters and decorators, Timaru
Reference: Awards, Agreements, Orders, Etc., Made Under the Industrial Conciliation, by New Zealand Dept. of Labour - 1907 - Page 769


AWARDS, RECOMMENDATIONS, AGREEMENTS. ETC. UNDER THE INDUSTRIAL CONCILIATION AND ARBITRATION ACT, NEW ZEALAND, FILED F0R THE YEAR 1903. Vol. IV. BY AUTHORITY : JOHN MACKAY, GOVERNMENT PRINTER, WELLINGTON. 1904.
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CANTERBURY INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT.
(581.) CHRISTCHURCH TAILORING TRADE.—AWARD.
In the Court of Arbitration of New Zealand, Canterbury Industrial District.—In the matter of "The Industrial Conciliation and Arbitration Act, 1900," and its amendment; and in the matter of an industrial dispute between the Christchurch Tailoring Trade Industrial Union of Workers (hereinafter called the " workers' union ") and the undermentioned persons, firms, and companies (hereinafter called "the employers"):...
John Ballantyne and Co., Timaru
W. Hobbs, Timaru
A. Gabites, Timaru
Penrose Bros., Timaru
J. Dow, Timaru
D. Harrison, Timaru
John Crerar, Timaru
J. and T. Thompson, Timaru
— Pearce, Timaru
The Canterbury Farmers' Co-operative Association, Timaru
W. Storey, Temuka;
—Miles, Temuka
J. Rissel, Temuka
— Evans, Waimate
— Hutt, Waimate
E. Inkster, Waimate
E. Saunders, Fairlie
M. G. Olds, Geraldine
Pye and Co., Geraldine


(586.) CANTERBURY TYPOGRAPHERS (COUNTRY EMPLOYERS).—AWARD.
In the Court of Arbitration of New Zealand, Canterbury Industrial District.—In the matter of "The Industrial Conciliation and Arbitration Act, 1900," and its amendment; and in the matter of an industrial dispute between the Canterbury Typographical Industrial Union of Workers and the following country employers : ...
J. M. Twomey, Temuka
M. Smith, Waimate
George Wilson, Waimate


Awards, agreements, orders, and decisions made under the ..., Volume 8 By New Zealand. Dept. of Labour, New Zealand. Industrial Commission 1908

South Canterbury TYPOGRAPHERS
E. G. Kerr, Timaru Herald, Timaru.
Post Newspaper Company, Timaru.
W. H. Foden and Co., Timaru.
Arthur A. Ware and Co., Stratford Street, Timaru.
G. Wilson, Waimate Advertiser, Waimate.
M. Smith, Waimate Times, Waimate.
J. M. Twomey, Temuka Leader, Temuka.

TAILORING TRADE
Messrs. T. and J. Thompson, Timaru.
Messrs. J. T. Wooton and Co., Timaru.
Messrs. R. Crerar and Co., Timaru.
Charles W. Snow, Timaru.
Messrs. Anderson and Burns, Timaru.
Thomas Fairlie and W. Evans, Waimate.
W. Watson, Geraldine.
W. Tregance, Temuka.

South Canterbury Bakers and Pastrycooks.
1. James Meehan, baker, Makikihi.
2. James Shewan, baker, Timaru.
3. John Hutchison, baker, Timaru.


Awards, Agreements, Orders, and Decisions Made Under the Industrial Page 1342
by New Zealand. Dept. of Labour, New Zealand. Industrial Commission - Law - 1927

Timaru Gas Company (Limited), Stafford Street, Timaru.
Waimate Gas and Coal Company (Limited), Waimate.
Weston, B., Plumber, Brown Street, Timaru.


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