Tananbaum, Duane, Drawn to public service

(New York, NY :  Columbia University Libraries,  c2009.)



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4.    Yanked Out

New York World Telegram, 10 December 1935

On December 10, 1935, Lehman removed Geoghan from the investigation of racketeeting in
Brooklyn and appointed a special prosecutor to take over the inquiry.   Here, Lehman uses his
"good left hand" to yank the ineffective Geoghan from the case.

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