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What does dobie stand for as in dobie dues?

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What does dobie stand for?  As in dobie dues or dobie list?  I believe it originated in Alaska!  Don't know if it's an acronym for something - been reaching and can't find anything!
asked Oct 8, 2015 in Definition by Pam
recategorized Oct 28, 2015 by DeniseC
   

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Non-union members pay the weekly license fee, called "dobie."

Found in a court judgment from 1960.

answered Sep 19, 2017 by A. Marina Fournier

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