Bethlehem Steel Workers
Mel Pawlak Roller 21 Years
"In my particular case the steel plant allowed me to raise a family of 6 kids. Buy the house. Buy the
cars. It was my labor, you know? My labor. But the plant paid me good for it."
Ed Bucek Crane operator 36 Years
"I almost got killed a couple of times. Right near the coke ovens I almost got squished between the two
stands on the 75 inch ten year roll. Close. Real close. A couple a inches either way and I wouldn't a been here."