Official report to the House of Representatives of the 58th Legislature of Texas Page: 33 of 94
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Robert Cargill-of Longview was called and Attorney General Wilson requested
permission to interrogate him, stating:
Now, Mr. Cargill, it has been reported to me on several different
occasions that you have stated that you had information about the
Railroad Commission, and members of the Railroad Commission,
or its employees, which would, in a sense, be sort of a bomb, and
we want to afford you the full opportunity to drop your bomb. At
this time I would like to ask you if you have any information about
any improper conduct of any member of the Railroad Commission
in connection with slant-hole drilling.
Answer: I respectfully refuse to answer the question for an answer
could incriminate, or tend to incriminate me.
Cargill further declined to answer his interest in the Castleberry
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Texas Legislature. House of Representatives. General Investigating Committee. Official report to the House of Representatives of the 58th Legislature of Texas, book, 1963; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth5869/m1/33/: accessed September 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .