LOBBYING FOR EXEMPTION.
WITNESS RECEIVES 1000 DOLLARS
(Per Press Association—Copyright).
(Received March 13, noon.)
WASHINGTON, March 12,
Before the Senate Lobbj'ing Investigation Committee, a witness named Clarence Knight admitted receiving 1000 dollars from ex-Admiral Bowles, head of a shipbuilding company, for lobbying in favour of. the exemption of the Panama Canal tolls. ' He was promised additional sums but, never received them.
Bowles denied the charge
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LOBBYING FOR EXEMPTION., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8817, 13 March 1914
LOBBYING FOR EXEMPTION. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8817, 13 March 1914
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