World War One. Strikes in Paris about the vote of the English week (rest on Saturday afternoons for the fashion workers), and the expensive life, late May 1917. The employers' representatives leaving the Ministry of the Interior after the signing of a "peace" treaty on May 22, 1917. Mr Vignaux and Mr Millerat, treasurer and secretary of the Clothing union, and Mr Marchoux, secretary of the strike committee. Photograph published in the newspaper "Excelsior" of Wednesday, May 23, 1917.