The men chosen

They don't make Democrats like this anymore. Shortly after World War II, in choosing members to serve in an advisory capacity at deliberations of the Repar ations Commission to determine the part Germany must accept in rehabilitation of the restoration of the overrun territories of Europe, President Truman said, "The men chosen for this vital mission should inspire the confidence of all Americans. They are eminently qualified to do the job." The selections were oil men Edwin Pauley of Los Angeles and his associate Isador Lubin; J. Howard Marshall, president of Ashland Refining Co., also a former assistant deputy administrator of Petroleum Administration for War (PAW); and Jubal R. Par...

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