No. 278.

350 U.S. 473 (1956)

76 S.Ct. 527

100 L.Ed. 565


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided March 26, 1956.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Bessie Margolin argued the cause for petitioner. With her on the brief were Solicitor General Sobeloff, Stuart Rothman and James R. Billingsley.

Milton C. Denbo argued the cause for J. T. Budd, Jr. & Co. et al., respondents. With him on the brief was Philip Levy.

Mark F. Hughes argued the cause and filed a brief for the May Tobacco Co., respondent.

Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed by John H. Todd, M. Richard Garstang and Joseph O. Parker for the National Grange et al., and Martin Burns and Allen Lauterbach for the American Farm Bureau Federation.

MR. JUSTICE DOUGLAS delivered the opinion of the Court.

These are actions brought by the Secretary of Labor under § 17 of the Fair Labor Standards Act, 52 Stat. 1060, 63 Stat. 910, 29 U. S. C. § 201, to enjoin respondents from violating the minimum wage, § 6, and record-keeping provisions, § 11, of the Act. The employees concerned work in tobacco-bulking plants operated by respondents in Quincy, Florida, which has a population in excess of 2,500...

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