Profits cured 12-hour $ 4 days
LD-STYLE rolling mills were no picnic-hot
sheets of steel everywhere, open furnace
doors belching more heat, and men had to
handle dangerous red hot sheets with hand
tongs between furnace floor and rolls.
Those men early in the century could produce
enough to earn $4 for a 12-hour day.
Then the continuous rolling mill was devel
oped. It can be run by the same men, but safely,
and just by pushing buttons.
But a continuous strip mi...