The Federation of Bourses became his absorbing interest in life.
In 1892 the Federation was formed by ten Bourses out of the fourteen then in existence.
After 1895 the Federal Committee thought the multiplication of Bourses too rapid.
The suggestion came from some Bourses, which particularly felt this necessity.
On the other hand, the Bourses had difficulties with the service of viaticum.
Bourses and half-Bourses, outfits and half-outfits, are accorded by the Minister of War under certain conditions.
The Bourses du Travail met an important want in the syndical life of France.
These simply had to assume the new title to transform themselves into Bourses du Travail.
As the Bourses du Travail became more aggressive, the difficulties with regard to the municipalities increased.
The Bourses differed a great deal in number of adherents, in financial resources, in command of organizers, etc.