It proved impossible to carry out the scheme; the laborers were too many and too cunning to be crushed.
I remember when wages were sixty cents a day for laborers on this very road.
No one here knew how to plant crops, but the next town over was made up of farm laborers.
This was followed up by the famous Laborers.
In August there were strikes among the dock laborers of Genoa and the iron workers of Florence; the latter agitation developed into a general strike in that city, which aroused widespread indignation among the orderly part of the population and ended without any definite result.