8:00 - Legal problems - [Thomas W. A. Crowe.]

Thursday, December 17, 1931

Note: Originally listed as "Legal Problems - Arthur J. W. Hilly".

Part of a series of talks on legal problems and explanations with Assistant Corporations Counsel Thomas W. A. Crowe under the auspices and personal supervision of the Honorable Alfred J. W. Hilly. Subject of this segment may be about city lawsuit against 9 shipping companies over docking pier rights (see "HILLY TO PUSH SUITS AGAINST SHIP LINES: Would Force Nine Companies to Forfeit $1,285,000 on Bonds for Staten Island Pier Leases. PROPERTY IDLE TEN YEARS City Loses $2,000,000 Annually on $30,000,000 Hylan Project-- Litigation Delayed Cases." New York Times (1923-Current file) [New York, N.Y] 05 Nov 1930: 42. ).

Poor audio quality throughout.

WNYC archives id: 73713


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Programs ranging from the 1930s to the 1970s covering a variety of cultural and political topics.

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