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Would you trust this man? ( Case No. 199267 from U. S. F. & G. files) A southern real estate company trusted him. And why not? He was secretary of the concern ... employed for over 15 years . . . enjoyed an irreproachable reputation . . . was married and had several children. Yet he embezzled nearly $30,000! Fortunately he was bonded through U. S. F. & G., so his company was spared financial loss. Appearance, reputation, background provide no absolute clue to character. The only sure pro tection against embezzlement losses lies in in surance, and when an insurance company is willing to write fidelity bonds covering your employees that is a tribute to their honesty and integrity. If your company has not reviewed its bonding program in the light of today's employ ment problems, we suggest that you do so at once. Illustrated on this page are other cases, show ing some of the hazards that demand insurance protection as a safeguard against financial loss. Your local U. S. F. & G. agent will be glad to make an audit of your present insurance pro ch gram to help guard against wartime risks. He is one of thousands serving communities great and small throughout the United States, its possessions, and Canada. Consult him today. U. S. F.&G. UNITED STATES FIDELITY & GUARANTY CO. affiliate: FIDELITY & GUARANTY FIRE CORPORATION HOME OFFICES BALTIMORE, MD. BRANCH OFFICES IN 43 CITIES Consult your insurance agent or broker as you would your doctor or lawyer (Case No. 1 -B-3524) (Case No. 21 -0-1326) IA 'lRobber makes off Tire spins stone with company payroll through store window It was an unhappy payday for One moment the shopkeeper employees of the dressmaking was sitting peacefully in his concern when a robber held up ' store ... and the next, his dis the bookkeeper and stole the play window was shattered to $2,140.49 payroll. But thanks bits.The cause: a stone kicked to payroll insurance, the con- up by a passing car. The cure: cern suffered no loss and the plate glass insurance with employees received their pay. U.S.F.&G . who replaced the Crime usually increases during window and saved the shop a war. Are you protected against keeper loss. Are your windows, such losses? doors, ordisplaycasesprotected?