Mailing List:1999-11-22 06, Re: Infamous Whitney's, by Robert L. Ward

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From: "Robert L. Ward" <rlward1 -at- erols.com> Subject: Re: [WHITNEY-L] Infamous Whitney's Date: Mon, 22 Nov 1999 18:30:11 -0500 At 09:38 AM 11/22/99 -0600, Ronald Whitney wrote: >Hello WRG, > >The December issue of Money magazine has a review of highlights and >lowlights from the century. The award for the biggest crook of the century >went to Ponzi of course, but they made the following comment while >discussing those they considered for the award: "Did you ever read about >Richard Whitney, the head of the New York Stock Exchange in the 1930's, who >turned out to be a big-time embezzler?" > >If anyone knows the story I would like to hear it. > >Ron There is a piece on this at the WRG website, at <<a href="http://www.whitneygen.org/archives/biography/richard.html&gt">http://www.whitneygen.org/archives/biography/richard.html&gt</a>; Regards, Robert Robert L. Ward WHITNEY Research Group <<a href="http://www.whitneygen.org/&g">http://www.whitneygen.org/&g</a>


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