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You dig 16 tons and what da ya get?

by Carolyn Newman SOUTHERN COLORADO — Coal mine superintendents and mine operators did at times take advantage of the poor immigrant miners in early years, who complained that the company weighmen shorted them on tonnage measurements. Important because pay was based on the tons brought out each day by the miner. Mine superintendents had what
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