THE PLOT THAT FAILED. OFFICIAL RECORDS WHICH SHOW THAT THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE EMPLOYED BURNS DETECTIVES, WHO MANUFACTURED EVIDENCE INTENDED TO CONVICT AN HONEST MAN OF THE CRIME OF PERJURY. STARTLING EXPOSURE OF A DELIBERATE CONSPIRACY AGAINST WILLIAM LORIMER AND EDWARD HINES.
[Hastings-on-Hudson? 1912]. 24pp. Original staples and printed wrappers. Small rubberstamp at top corner of title page, Very Good. The charge was that Edward Lorimer, backed by wealthy industrialist Edward Hines, bribed his way to purchase Illinois' seat in the United States Senate in 1909. The Tribune investigated and published its..... More