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The Man Who Isn't Afraid of John L. Lewis.

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      The article profiles Kinlock Christy Adams, spokesman, adviser and catalyst of the United Mine Workers of America (UMW) in the U.S. He is responsible for assembling several figures in coal-contract negotiations such as freight rates and cost-of-living indices. After graduation in high school he worked in Memphis, Tennessee as a newspaper copy boy. He decided to resign at UMW in 1917.