Unity Newspaper Volume 8 Number 13, October 11

The Dam Bursts in Watsonville

2000 Mexicano and Chicano workers take the lead Contributed WATSONVILLE, CA — 2,000 mainly Mexicano frozen food cannery workers from Teamster Local 912 walked out on strike here September 9. Two days later the company obtained an injunction drastically limiting picketing. Two canneries, Richard Shaw, Inc. and Watsonville Canning, had earlier unilaterally imposed lower wages […]