Sinclair jailed for contempt of Congress

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Sinclair jailed for contempt of Congress - ¡Sinclair, Jailed, Said To Blame Fate On Catch...
¡Sinclair, Jailed, Said To Blame Fate On Catch Phrase; i ‘Teapot Dome' Was Too Easy For Public To Remember! —<■—*+ With Harry F. Sinclair, probably wealthiest prisoner ever to ser\r a term In America, in district jail at Washington, Major William L Peak, jail superintendent, was put/led as to what sort of work to give the oil magnate, sentenced for contempt of United States senate, Upper left is the pretentious New York mansion which Sinclair left to enter the jail, shown in lower right, Upper right is a cell in district jail of type, Sinclair may occupy when one is vacant. On arrival at jail he was housed in j one of its dormitories. Lower left is mess hall where Sinclair eats meals with other prisoners. “"''I*# BY CHARLES P. STEM \RT

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  1. Lubbock Morning Avalanche,
  2. 16 May 1929, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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