PATERSON, NJ - Thursday, March 28, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Eastside High School will present its History Fair in the Library Media Center.
The theme of the presentation will be "100 Years Ago." Student presentations include:
Newsies of 1913 will yell and herald to the crowd each act of the next 20 minutes.
A silk mill with factory working teen agers will be running with an accident occurring.
The City Morgue of Paterson with the dead from factory fires and accidents and the NYC Piers will be presented and explained.
The mill workers go on strike with the prompting of the IWW in 1913 as the Mayor of Paterson and his police threaten arrest of the workers.
Organized workers meet at the Botto House in Haledon in March, 1913.
The Testimony of Camella Teoli (a factory worker) to Congress about her severe accident.