Curbstone Brokers

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781893122659
  • Publisher: Beard Group Inc.
  • Publication date: 1/1/2000
  • Pages: 324
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.73 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Introduction 1
I Some Stayed Behind 7
II The Rival Exchanges 21
III Consolidation and the Consolidated 41
IV Bucket Shops on Broadway 61
V The Broad Street Jungle 83
VI The Curb Community 103
VII Mendels and the Establishment 121
VIII The New York Curb Market 141
IX The Boom Years 165
X The Move Indoors 185
Postscript 201
An Essay on Sources and Methodology 205
Appendixes
I Testimony of George E. Ely 213
II Testimony of James B. Mabon 227
III Testimony of Marcus Heim 241
IV Testimony of Miguel E. De Aguero 249
V Testimony of Frank Knight Sturgis 263
VI The Curb News, 1910-11 273
Index 279
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