The Story of an Honest Bribe

February 1940
Saturday Evening Post;2/3/1940, Vol. 212 Issue 32, p26
Focuses on a bribe offered by businessman Julius Rosenwald to U.S. Senatorial candidate Frank L. Smith to withdraw his candidacy in 1926. Defeat of Republican candidate William B. McKinley by Smith; Willingness of Rosewald to bribe in order to reform forces in the interests of good government; Humor and humiliation in the conversation between Smith and Rosenwald during a meeting.


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