STATES & CITIES: Scandals of New York

Scandals of New York

In Albany last week, the New York State Legislature suddenly and unexpectedly voted (76-10-70 in the Assembly. 26-10-24 in the Senate) for an investigation of New York City's entire administration, from the Mayor down.

It was the fifth such legislative inquiry to be authorized since 1890, and the passage of the resolution marked the end of a political duel between William Kingsland Macy, G. O. P. State Chairman, and William L. Ward, longtime boss of Westchester County's Republicanism. For months Mr. Ward &...

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