Jefferson City Post-Tribune (Jefferson City, Missouri) 30 April 1931
BOOTLEGGER SMS HE iOSTJLL PROFITS KANSAS CITY, April 30--(AP)-Testifying against Ray Broom, characterized by government attorneys as a "millionaire bootlegger," A. B. Waterbury, United States intelligent service agent, said the defendant had explained failure to make income tax returns in 1928 the assertion he had lost money "bad investments." Waterbury said Broom admitted liquor activities, but had declared he was not profiting so heavily the government supposed. The government alleges the defendant deposited many thousands of dollars in various Kansas City banks under the names of G. E. L. C. Clark and Ray Broom.