Zanini, Bruno: Italian-Canadian. Bricklayers’, Masons’ and Plasterers’ International Union Locals 2, 35, 40; Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons International Union Locals 117, 733; Brandon Union Group; Wood and Metal Lathers’ International Union Local 562; Canadian Forming Workers Union Local 1. Early years | The residential construction “jungle” | Organizing bricklayers | Charles Irvine and the Plasterers and Cement Masons | The Brandon Union Group strike of 1960 | The Brandon Union Group strike of 1961 | The end of the Brandon Union Group & the mob’s encroachment | Unionizing concrete forming workers | The growing spectre of organized crime | The Concrete Forming Workers Union Local 1 | Mafia accusations and the Plasterers’ Local 733 | The Waisberg Commission | Retirement and death