Illinois graveyard monument to labor activist Mother Jones to get makeover, with union help

  • by: JIM SUHR , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 18, 2014 - 1:40 PM

ST. LOUIS — Union workers are chipping in to give a makeover to a monument for firebrand labor activist Mother Jones, more than 80 years after their predecessors and school kids scrimped pennies during the Great Depression to build the towering structure at her Illinois gravesite.

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