February 1953
New Republic;2/16/53, Vol. 128 Issue 7, p12
Presents U.S. Senator Estes Kefauver's summary of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Charles Evans Hughes', findings in aircraft investigations of 1918. Matters that were sought an explanation for when Harold E. Talbott was proposed as Secretary of the Air Force to the Senate Armed Forces Committee; Findings reported by the Government Operations Subcommittee of the House Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Department in an inquiry into the procurement of automotive spare parts by the United States Government, in 1951 and 1952.


Related Articles

  • The Kefauver Show. J.K. // American Heritage;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p82 

    Focuses on the first major television event in the United States. Legislative investigation of a national crime syndicate; Senator Estes Kefauver's leap from obscurity to national prominence; Goal of alerting the public to the hidden menace of the mob.

  • Mighty Interesting Visit.  // Time; 

    The article details the Kefauver investigation in New York in March 1951. The Kefauver Committee comprises of U.S. Senators Estes Kefauver, Charles Tobey, Herbert O'Conor and Lester Hunt. U.S. ambassador William O'Dwyer, the ex-mayor of New York, turn the tables on the committee by linking Tobey...

  • Does Steel Take the Fifth?  // National Review Bulletin;9/18/1962, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p4 

    The article reports on the effort of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee to investigate the allegedly collusive and iniquitous pricing practices of the steel industry. The subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary under Senator Estes Kefauver conducted an investigation among twelve steel companies....

  • Don't Get Caught.  // Time;4/28/1961, Vol. 77 Issue 18, p92 

    The article focuses on the hearing by the U.S. Senate Antitrust and Monopoly Subcommittee headed by Senator Estes Kefauver concerning the electrical equipment conspiracy issues in 1961. It states that the session has resulted to the conviction of 29 electrical-equipment companies on charges of...

  • The Double Image.  // Time;12/21/1959, Vol. 74 Issue 25, p72 

    The article reports on the investigation into the drug industry in the U.S. by Senate Antitrust Subcommittee Chairman Estes Kefauver and his staff. Kefauver's staff showed a chart highlighting the high costs of antiarthritic drug prednisolone sold by drugmaker Schering Corp. Francis C. Brown,...

  • The Kingpin & the Mayor.  // Time; 

    The article reports on the hearings conducted by U.S. Senate's Kefauver Committee in New York. The objective of the crime investigating committee was to know all about crime leader Frank Costello and U.S. Ambassador to Mexico William O'Dwyer. Costello testified twice and had offered information...

  • THE WEEK.  // New Republic;7/7/58, Vol. 139 Issue 1/2, p3 

    The article offers various U.S. news briefs. Federal District judge Henry J. Lemley has ordered a two-and-a-half year postponement of school integration plans in Little Rock, Arkansas in direct opposition of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling. U.S. Senator Estes Kefauver has made several speeches in...

  • Washington Notes. T.R.B. // New Republic;1/27/26, Vol. 45 Issue 582, p268 

    Focuses on political issues in Washington, D.C. Implications of the passage of the World Court proposal for Edward B. McLean's "Washington Post"; Speculation about Charles Evans Hughes' political ambition as to whether he will run for the presidency; Democrats' plan of attack on the...

  • The Senate Hears Talbott and Stevens.  // New Republic;2/16/53, Vol. 128 Issue 7, p13 

    Focuses on the reason given in the U.S. House Report No. 1811 dated April 23, 1952, submitted to the U.S. Congress by a Congress subcommittee, for the investigation of the possibility that the government was paying excessive prices for automotive parts concerning the Department of the Army....


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics