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Gerald MacGuire

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Gerald C. MacGuire (Jerry) was a Wall Street bond salesman for Grayson Mallet-Prevost Murphy and a member of the Connecticut American Legion. According to General Smedley Butler's testimony before a Congressional committee, MacGuire was a leading figure in an alleged planned coup against Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1934, which became known as the "Business Plot". MacGuire and the other accused plotters denied any such involvement. MacGuire died of pneumonia shortly after his testimony.  ( Wikipedia article )

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