Business & Finance: Wolf Lamar

On many a petty larcenist as well as on many a bold manipulator has been fixed the title: "Wolf of Wall Street." Last week one of the Street's oldest wolves, one who has prowled more than 30 years, was again in trouble.

Oldsters in Wall Street can well recall many a situation in which Wolf David Lamar has figured. Sometimes he has associated with prominent men. There was the time when he attempted to get an injunction against E. E. Harriman's voting a large block of Union Pacific stock, solely because Harriman, then needing...

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