John T. Meehan, Deputy c hief of the shipping Board's Bureau of Investigation. 1920

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John T. Meehan, Deputy c
hief of the shipping Board's Bureau of Investigation. 1920 - PhiladeT- j ad- j ! j follow-; com- ! Asso-! ;...
PhiladeT- j ad- j ! j follow-; com- ! Asso-! ; New Methods Revealed For Macing Ship Board Among charges made by John . T. Meehan, Deputy Chief of the Shipping Board's . Bureau of Investigation, before the Walsh Committee iu New York yesterday, in con-necticn with the pre be of graft in the activities of the board, were these: An ex-convict tried to put over a million-dollar deal in the sale of excess lumber and was thwarted only by a detect a phone. A head of the. lumber department, in ccllusicn with this ex-convict, subsequently confessed his -part in the plot. Officers of the steamer Dio "stole" hundreds of dollars from the government by oil frauds. The repair bill on another ship, which would not bring $75,000 today, was $200,000. ;

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  1. The Philadelphia Inquirer,
  2. 13 Nov 1920, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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