Pendergast, James M.

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From Jimmie Hurst to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Jimmie Hurst to Lloyd Stark, warning him about the activities of Roger Taylor who, among other things, was setting up phony Stark clubs in order to steal contributions intended for the campaign.

From Jimmie Hurst to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Jim Hurst to gubernatorial candidate Lloyd Stark, updating him on Pendergast machine activities throughout the state. He reports that Tom Pendergast likes Stark very much and want to deliver Kansas City for him in the election.

From Jim Pendergast to Guy Park

Letter from Jim Pendergast to Missouri Governor Guy Park recommending R. Robert Cohn for an appointment to the Workmen's Compensation Commission.

From Jim Pendergast to Guy Park

Letter from Jim Pendergast to Governor Guy Park endorsing Harden Oliver for a post in the State Liquor Department.

From Jim Pendergast to Guy Park

Letter from Jim Pendergast to Governor Guy Park recommending a Dr. Bourke for a position in the State Board of Health.

From Jim Pendergast to Guy Park

Letter of introduction from Jim Pendergast for Paul Dillon to Governor Guy B. Park.

From Jim Pendergast to Guy B. Park

Letter from Jim Pendergast to Guy B. Park recommending Miss Della Lapping for a clerical position in a state department.

From Jim Pendergast to Guy B. Park

Letter from James M. Pendergast to Guy B. Park making an introduction of Edward S. Saighman.

From Jim Pendergast to Guy B. Park

Letter from Jim Pendergast to Guy B. Park recommending Fred Deuchler for a job in the state highway department.

From Jewell B. Hodge to Harry S. Truman

Letter from Young Democratic Club of Eastern Jackson County President Jewell B. Hodge to Senator Harry S. Truman. Hodge writes Truman on behalf of Judge Leslie I. George requesting a solution for the political situation currently affecting Independence, Missouri Mayor Roger T. Sermon and James M. Pendergast.

From James M. Pendergast to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from James M. Pendergast to Lloyd C. Stark reporting that Tom Pendergast will be in the city on January 27 and would be glad to meet with him then.

From James M. Pendergast to Kathleen Pendergast

Photocopy of a letter from James M. Pendergast to his wife Kathleen Pendergast. James recounts the details of John Lazia's funeral which the local newspapers believe to be Kansas City's largest funeral gathering. He then updates Kathleen on his trip to Monroe County and on his upcoming trip with Harry S. Truman to Cameron, Missouri. The letter is written on Jackson Democratic Club letterhead that also includes Harry S. Truman and T. J. Pendergast as members of the executive board. The Harry S. Truman Library and Museum does not hold the original document.