Business: Kreuger's Books

Editor George Horace Lorimer of Saturday Evening Post was able to lead off his April 2 issue with an up-to-the-moment article—a "last talk" with the late Ivar Kreuger, recorded by his good friend & admirer, Isaac Frederick Marcosson, able tycoon interviewer. Although the "last talk" was an innocuous compendium of Herr Kreuger's views on international finance, its publication indirectly certified the aura of greatness surrounding the matchmaker and moneylender who had shot himself (TIME, March 21).

Last week Publisher Lorimer and Reporter Marcosson may have...

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