58 Telegram From Australian Textile Workers'union To Menzies

31st March, 1954


Australian Textile Workers' Union Federal Management Committee now in session perturbed at reported resumption of imports from Japan.

Will your Government take steps safeguard local textile industry against imports manufactured textile goods produced in quantity quality local manufacturers thus preventing unemployment textile workers. [signed] Loft General Secty [1]

1 Arthur R. Loft, General Secretary of the ATWU Federal Council, based in Melbourne.

[AA : A463/17, 56/984]