Letter to the Editor: "The Kanaka Labour Traffic" - The Argus

Letter to the Editor: "The Kanaka Labour Traffic" - The Argus

by: David Cozens | publication date: December 10, 1892 | Publication: The Argus | pages: 10

I make this suggestion feeling confident that The Argus, after going to the expense of sending a special commissioner to inquire into all the particulars as to how the labour traffic is conducted, will make use of it if considered of sufficient importance. And a recommendation from The Argus would doubtless have the desired effect in providing this additional security for the safe conduct home of the returned Kanakas labourer.

A letter to the editor hoping that the paper's special report on the region's labor trafficking might be used to improve the terms of the islanders' contracts.

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