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Upton Sinclair, ed. (1878–1968).
The Cry for Justice: An Anthology of the Literature of Social Protest.  1915.
A Living Wage

By J. Pierpont Morgan

(American banker; testimony before the United States Commission on Industrial Relations)
QUESTION:  Do you consider ten dollars a week enough for a ’longshoreman with a family to support?  1
  ANSWER:  If that’s all he can get, and he takes it, I should say it’s enough.  2

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