Sunday, January 27, 2013
Today -100: January 27, 1913: Of diplomatic breaks, child labor, unwelcome gunboats, and porcelain men
The Balkan allies break off peace negotiations with Turkey.
President-elect Wilson meets social workers, tells them that child labor is a matter for the states, not the federal government.
Headline of the Day -100: “Our Gunboat Unwelcome.” The Wheeling, sent by Taft to Vera Cruz.
Headline of the Day -100, runner up: “Porcelain Men to Strike.”