Professor Custis suggested that I talk on the ethical obligations of the accountant to the investor. The suggestion offered an opportunity to discuss before a sympathetic audience some of those phases of accounting practice which make it, to me, the most attractive of the professions which are closely allied with business; and an opportunity, also, to discuss some questions possessing a broader interest.
May (1875-1961), George Oliver
"Accountant and the investor,"
Accounting Historians Journal: Vol. 16
, Article 9.
Available at: https://egrove.olemiss.edu/aah_journal/vol16/iss2/9