Uncomfortable Tack

Digging into Atlas Tack's swift rise and swifter fall on the New York Stock Exchange, New York State's Assistant Attorney General McCall last week was amazed at the barrage of denials that popped at him from every quarter. What his stream of callers told him Investigator McCall did not disclose, but Kermit Roosevelt, who was elected to the Tack board with appropriate publicity last autumn, was one of the first summoned. Director Frank Tichenor, publisher of the New Outlook, said that so far as he knew the company's officials had no part in the...

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