TITLE

Ellen Cooke

PUB. DATE
May 1995
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/15/95, Vol. 118 Issue 19, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Ellen Cooke, treasurer of the Episcopal Church's national office in New York. Church investigation which claims she had embezzled $2.2 million; Her excuse of a psychiatric breakdown.
ACCESSION #
9505107591

 

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