Business & Finance: Insull Arrested

Once again last week Samuel Insull, fugitive from Illinois justice, slipped out of his hotel's service entrance. But this time it was no prelude to flight. He was accompanied by M. Coutsamaris, chief of the Athenian Security Police. Three days prior, Secretary of State Stimson and Greek Minister Charalambos Simopoulos had met in Washington, D. C. and exchanged extradition treaties, making it possible for the U. S. to demand the arrest and return of Mr. Insull.

Matters were delayed when Mr. Insull, bundled in a heavy overcoat, and his proud captor discovered that the...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!