Edgar Hoover, right, and Clyde Tolson, who are said to have shared an intimate relationship - as lovers as well as friends. Hoover left all his belong to Tolson when died including 2 dogs. Clive Tolson was buried steps away from Hoover when he died.
Hoover and Tolson. Known as the best dressed men in Washington D. and avid fans of gambling. Claiming there was no such thing as a national organized crime syndicate in America. Hoover never prosecuted any Mafia criminals.
Clyde Tolson - J. Edgar Hoover's officially undisclosed long-time partner. He & J. Edgar lived in houses next door to each other and he was J. Edgar's sole beneficiary of his entire estate including his life insurance. Undisclosed, my foot!
Clyde Tolson and Hoover publicly congratulate Melvin Purvis, the FBI's most successful agent. In private Hoover was hugely jealous of the attention Purvis received from the press, and forced him out of the agency as a result. Purvis eventually killed himself.