Excerpt from First Annual Report: Of the Bureau of Labor of the State of New Hampshire, 1893 In accordance with the provisions of chapter 48 of the Laws of New Hampshire, passed at the January session of 1893, I have the hor to transmit to you the first annual report of the Bureau of Labor. The subjects considered comprise Statistics of Manufactures, Condition of Wage-Earners in the Building Trades, Average Prices of Food, Fuel, etc., Together with chapters relating to The Granite Industry, Population of New Hampshire, Ownership, Debt, and Mortgage in New Hampshire, Industrial Depressions. Also, the Labor Laws of New Hampshire. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.