TITLE

A Talk With a Banker

PUB. DATE
October 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;10/1/77, Vol. 177 Issue 14, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on experiences of banker Gramper Lang. Criticism of executives who use a bank's airplane for personal and political purposes; Need for bank officials to be honest; Information that Lang was thrifty and collected mortgages and kept them in a big black safe near the bedroom; Views of Lang on Bert Lance affair; Queries of the author related to bank overdrafts; Opinion of the reader on balancing of budget by new U.S. President.
ACCESSION #
9579583

 

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