Bosch to Bosch

Some years ago there was privately printed a little booklet entitled: The Rape of the Bosch Magneto Co. Therein is told how Bosch Magneto Co., New York (in which German Robert Bosch owned ten shares out of 250) was seized May i, 1918 by Assistant Alien Property Custodian Francis Patrick Garvan, sold to the highest bidder. Many have been the criticisms of this Wartime act, and only early this year was germanophobic Mr. Garvan acquitted of charges that he and associates defrauded the U. S. Government of...

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