DC Polictics 1932 22 Nov Article
H; in - - - - - it - of is Jury Summons City Officials Of Daly Gty Probe Deepens Into "Supplies" "Supplies" Case MAYOR ISCALLED Inquiry to Be Resumed Next Monday The San Mateo county frond jury has sent for Mayor Hugh H. Smith and twp other promi - ntnt Daly City officials for questioning in the jury's investigation investigation of alleged irregitlarl - tiei in Daly City's municipal government, following an all - day examination of John J. Fahey Jr., coMPUtming - witness, it was learned WBedwood City today. today. Citations era said to have been issued . for Mayor 1 Smith, City Treasurer. A. "L. gtocRtop nnd Fire Chief and. Water Superintendent J. criiiid at 10 6'clo'cV.' iiiGicatinfi - tlirtt the their InvefltlgaUgn of - ' youn:. Fahey, secreUry of tile'" Daly CiU VoLerb' Iuiikuh sad saa oi CoLinuiinn.n John J. Fahey, chBredj Lutereated" in the parchase 1 city cuppucs, in viojutio,: i Section BSC of the poutical code. loung 1 - a.ncy v. - nr. eJtinctcn witn the - HLfind jury at liedwood City for more thnn two ho - JT."?! yostcrdny attcrnoon, having ljeen recauecJ tor qocgtioninE; nftcr thn mofniriE ses sion. Hp went into the meetfna: with bulginu brief cuae, and stinuuiiced thflt he hod plenty of proof to lay before the Brand jury to back up his chnrffta nfcainst the Daly City oiiieiaiu. Examine Evidence The grand jury epent yesterday afternoon examining; lahey'E evidence evidence it wns reported. After it had finished questioning, Faho.yr the grand jury n.ppnrcnt3y eon.' - id - ered it had sufficionL fticts tn wnr - rant firrthcT action in tho Invoatl - (ration, nnd requuted iippearance of fhe throe offiriala nest MftnAny. So far tho grtnd jury has failed mTind Scott to aid in the probe, although although Superior Judge C - eorfe II. Bock uuUl It might do so. Scott conducted bis investigation into Daly CEty'a affaira several months ago, at th - n request of1 the votcrfi1 leajue. He reported that examination of tho city's books had revealed "technical violations" of tho Jaw which prohibits public officers engaging in busino - u with a city oc county, but stated that he had uncovered no instance of where officials had made profit. DiRflntisfitd with tho district attorney's attorney's report, the votcra1 league naked Judge Buck to refer tho matter matter to the irrnnd lurv for Inveatf - gotlon. in addition to the Ualy City probe, tho grand jururii arc expected expected to award the contract for the auditiiiir. of the county's hooks next Monday.