Books > Old Books > I Was Stalin's Agent (1940)


Page 137

IV
WHEN STALIN COUNTERFEITED
DOLLARS

that the distributors of the bogus currency were Soviet agents.
The notes were printed on special stock imported from the United States, and were of such superb workmanship that bank tellers in America accepted them as authentic for years after their first appearance. So sure were the counterfeiters that their product would defy detection that they offered the bogus notes in quantity for exchange to leading American financial institutions.
Stalin's agents worked in alliance with the criminal underworld-in Berlin, for instance, with a gang of American racketeers operating in Eastern Europe, and in Chicago with known gangsters. These facts have been established by police probes. But the agents themselves, so far as is known, took no profits, and acted from purely political motives. They wanted to help the Soviet Union.
In the Federal Penitentiary of Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, there is a prisoner now serving a fifteen-year sentence for victimizing Chicago banks to the extent
of $25,500 in counterfeit $100 notes. The prisoner is
Dr. Valentine Gregory Burtan, a New York physician, identified as a prominent Communist. Dr. Burtan took his punishment stoically, giving no hint of the higher-ups in Moscow whose devoted agent lie was. Therefore, his trial in 1934, although preceded by an intensive investigation on the part of the United States Secret Service, failed to solve the mystery of the_bogus notes.
In Berlin, several years before Dr. Burtan's arrest, the private banking firm of Sass & Martini was bought up, in a devious manner, by the Soviet Govern meut for the express purpose of exchanging bogus bills in bulk. The collapse of the venture and the flight uf its promoter caused an international sensation, and again

travel books:
where is HTML where is HEAD where is TITLE that what is distributors of what is bogus currency were Soviet agents. what is notes were printed on special stock imported from what is United States, and were of such superb workmanship that bank tellers in America accepted them as authentic for years after their first appearance. So sure were what is counterfeiters that their product would defy detection that they offered what is bogus notes in quantity for exchange to leading American financial institutions. Stalin's agents worked in alliance with what is criminal underworld-in Berlin, for instance, with a gang of American racketeers operating in Eastern Europe, and in Chicago with known gangsters. These facts have been established by police probes. But what is agents themselves, so far as is known, took no profits, and acted from purely political motives. They wanted to help what is Soviet Union. In what is Federal Penitentiary of Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, there is a prisoner now serving a fifteen-year sentence for victimizing Chicago banks to what is extent of $25,500 in counterfeit $100 notes. what is prisoner is Dr. Valentine Gregory Burtan, a New York physician, identified as a prominent Communist. Dr. Burtan took his punishment stoically, giving no hint of what is higher-ups in Moscow whose devoted agent lie was. Therefore, his trial in 1934, although preceded by an intensive investigation on what is part of what is United States Secret Service, failed to solve what is mystery of the_bogus notes. In Berlin, several years before Dr. Burtan's arrest, what is private banking firm of Sass & Martini was bought up, in a devious manner, by what is Soviet Govern meut for what is express purpose of exchanging bogus bills in bulk. what is collapse of what is venture and what is flight uf its promoter caused an international sensation, and again where is meta name="keywords" content="old books, Free book , free book offer , free audio books , free coloring book pages , free book reports , free audio book , audio books free download , book free , free guest book , books free , free book summaries , download free audio books , free childrens books." where is where are they now rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../../style.css" where is meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" where is BODY bgColor=#ffffff text="#000000" where are they now ="#000000" v where are they now ="#FF0000" where is div align="center" where is strong where is strong where is a href="http://www.aaoldbooks.com" Books > where is a href="../default.asp" title="Book" Old Books > where is strong where is a href="default.asp" I Was Stalin's Agent (1940) where is table width="700" border="1" align="center" cellpadding="15" cellspacing="0" where is center where is tr where is td width="160" align="center" valign="top" where is div align="center" where is td align="center" valign="top" where is div align="left" where is div align="center" where is p align="left" Page 137 where is strong IV WHEN STALIN COUNTERFEITED DOLLARS where is p align="justify" that what is distributors of what is bogus currency were Soviet agents. what is notes were printed on special stock imported from what is United States, and were of such superb workmanship that bank tellers in America accepted them as authentic for years after their first appearance. So sure were what is counterfeiters that their product would defy detection that they offered what is bogus notes in quantity for exchange to leading American financial institutions. Stalin's agents worked in alliance with what is criminal underworld-in Berlin, for instance, with a gang of American racketeers operating in Eastern Europe, and in Chicago with known gangsters. These facts have been established by police probes. But what is agents themselves, so far as is known, took no profits, and acted from purely political motives. They wanted to help what is Soviet Union. In what is Federal Penitentiary of Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, there is a prisoner now serving a fifteen-year sentence for victimizing Chicago banks to what is extent of $25,500 in counterfeit $100 notes. what is prisoner is Dr. Valentine Gregory Burtan, a New York physician, identified as a prominent Communist. Dr. Burtan took his punishment stoically, giving no hint of what is higher-ups in Moscow whose devoted agent lie was. Therefore, his trial in 1934, although preceded by an intensive investigation on what is part of what is United States Secret Service, failed to solve what is mystery of the_bogus notes. In Berlin, several years before Dr. Burtan's arrest, what is private banking firm of Sass & Martini was bought up, in a devious manner, by what is Soviet Govern meut for what is express purpose of exchanging bogus bills in bulk. what is collapse of what is venture and what is flight uf its promoter caused an international sensation, and again where is Server.Execute("_SiteMap.asp") %

Book Pages: default , 007 , 008 , 009 , 010 , 011 , 012 , 013 , 014 , 015 , 017 , 018 , 019 , 020 , 021 , 022 , 023 , 024 , 025 , 026 , 027 , 028 , 029 , 030 , 031 , 032 , 033 , 034 , 035 , 036 , 037 , 038 , 039 , 040 , 041 , 043 , 044 , 045 , 046 , 047 , 048 , 049 , 050 , 051 , 052 , 053 , 054 , 055 , 056 , 057 , 058 , 059 , 060 , 061 , 062 , 063 , 064 , 065 , 066 , 067 , 068 , 069 , 070 , 071 , 072 , 073 , 074 , 075 , 076 , 077 , 078 , 079 , 080 , 081 , 082 , 083 , 084 , 085 , 086 , 087 , 088 , 089 , 090 , 091 , 092 , 093 , 094 , 095 , 096 , 097 , 098 , 099 , 100 , 101 , 102 , 103 , 104 , 105 , 106 , 107 , 108 , 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115 , 116 , 117 , 118 , 119 , 120 , 121 , 122 , 123 , 124 , 125 , 126 , 127 , 128 , 129 , 130 , 131 , 132 , 133 , 134 , 135 , 136 , 137 , 138 , 139 , 140 , 141 , 142 , 143 , 144 , 145 , 148 , 149 , 150 , 151 , 152 , 153 , 154 , 155 , 156 , 157 , 158 , 159 , 160 , 161 , 162 , 163 , 164 , 165 , 166 , 167 , 168 , 169 , 170 , 171 , 172 , 173 , 174 , 175 , 176 , 177 , 178 , 179 , 180 , 181 , 182 , 183 , 184 , 185 , 186 , 187 , 188 , 189 , 190 , 191 , 192 , 193 , 194 , 195 , 196 , 197 , 198 , 199 , 200 , 202 , 203 , 204 , 205 , 206 , 207 , 208 , 209 , 210 , 211 , 212 , 213 , 214 , 215 , 216 , 217 , 218 , 219 , 220 , 221 , 222 , 223 , 224 , 225 , 226 , 227 , 228 , 229 , 230 , 231 , 233 , 234 , 235 , 236 , 237 , 238 , 239 , 240 , 241 , 242 , 243 , 244 , 245 , 246 , 247 , 248 , 249 , 250 , 251 , 252 , 253 , 254 , 255 , 256 , 257 , 258 , 259 , 260 , 261 , 262 , 263 , 264 , 265 , 266 , 267 , 268 , 269 , 270 , 271 , 272 , 273 , 274 , 275 , 276 , 277 , 278 , 279 , 280 , 281 , 282 , 283 , 284 , 285 , 286 , 287 , 288 , 289 , 290 , 291 , 292 , 293 , 294 , 295 , 296