March 10 1904 SF Chronicle

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March 10 1904 SF Chronicle - EEASURY FUNDS St m iffiiwiMsjasi mi t -...
EEASURY FUNDS St m iffiiwiMsjasi mi t - JIcGeogliegaiir TeixBeribiis DliargW HZ - ppipayi ixNp - ticeutWltlnlrftwal a tBuiulsraeiiv w tjfttbCirMttcW I AN JOSEJ March 9 City Treas - Vivit Mckeoghegan i practl praUy lp the custbdj of Pink er - ton qettcUve Surety corn - pany experts declare - that there1 la a shortage In his accounts of pverJTOOO AVhenInterywed bvtha Chronicle corrWpoiidf torgbt - J H RnberiV Epn of the United atatss Fidelity and Guaranty Jtottpany and F B Lloyd - th4 jperlcan Bondjnar Corcpany of laUln - ore poth bf whojii have head - qrjerjfr Itf San FrVrjclCov said that thlaehortas occurred chiefly In this llceniwractQiint Lloyd explained that Irj theAcgt and I bar license payrriehts there Jwaa J33loValpjii missing for the Piontjft ct January Jtcpeftshesah obtained fromthisTity Ctrk for January cplletiiona 200 fdbr fo oV niathhie87 and ifhe had dta - posed of all thes the collections at SQeach would be 000 Of these stubs tlHrt were reiarned vvhlch left J40O3 rninus 600 as the amount of Jf c - Geoghesan collections In ttiesafe way he jad disposed of elghtyAvvo bar llcenres at JG5 each lertvfngfa total on the two collection to fce accounted for of JS500 Of this amount the City Treafurr only re ceived 380 The surety companies have served - notice on Mayor Wors - wick that they - have withdrawn their bond assigning as their reasons for o o i r mmwmmmamlziEEz5mmmmmWtimmavma J Thonina J 3IcGeouiiecaix I T ThODinH J 3IcOeoticenn p 0O doing kg estematic neglect of duty on McQeoghegana part and his action In permitting peraons not In any way authorize to - have access to the caslu They base thclf authority for this step on Sections 873 974 and 975 of the Po litlcal Code Lloyd says that when he showed McGeoghegan thei deficit he mereiyl exclaimed By - Godt Taiffe A relative of hfs William f Taaffe has been assisting him at the ofiice The surety representatives say no one hasi approached them Ph behalf of Jhe Treasurer with any assurance that the money wilt be made good Cty Trtasurei McOeoghegan was the only one of the Mackenzie ticket elected at the municipal election two years ago the forces of the good government having placed Mayor Vorswlck and his followers Ia power

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 10 Mar 1904, Thu,
  3. Page 4

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