National Affairs: New Harriman Deal

W. (for William) Averell Harriman, son of late Railroadmaster Edward Henry Harriman. has in the past ventured to make a name for himself in the shipping business (Hamburg-American Line) and in air transportation (Aviation Corp.). He has at one time or another tried his hand at developing manganese concessions in Soviet Russia, zinc mines and public utilities in Poland. He still has his interest in one of Manhattan's big banking houses. But for several months his active interest has been the NRA which he has served as New York State NRAdministrator. Last week...

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