CORRUPTION: Bonds & Blondes

Putting over big deals with the aid of champagne suppers and chorus girls was standard business technique of the roaring 1920s. Trying that technique on representatives of the biggest business in the land—the U. S. Government—was last week among the allegations brought against William P. Buckner Jr., 31, a smooth, sporty lawyer who lived in The Bronx but could boast kinship with Thomas A. Buckner of New York Life Insurance Co. (uncle).

When Federal agents arrested young Lawyer Buckner as he debarked from the Queen Mary last week, they said his racket...

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