Business: Trial of the Titans

Looking rumpled in a navy blue suit, Defense Secretary Charles Erwin Wilson took the stand in a Chicago court last week as a witness in the Government's antitrust suit against the Du Fonts, General Motors and U.S. Rubber. The Government, which is trying to 1) force Du Pont to sell its G.M. stock (23%), 2) require members of the Du Pont family to unload their 17% interest in U.S. Rubber, and 3) get G.M. to drop its 50% interest in the Ethyl Corp., wanted to know what G.M.'s former president knew of G.M.-U.S. Rubber...

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