Pendergast, Thomas J.

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From Anonymous to Governor Stark

Anonymous postcard accusing Kansas City officials of misdeeds.

From Anonymous to Governor Stark

Letter signed "The Grain Dept." warning the Governor about his efforts against the Pendergast machine.

From Anonymous to Governor Stark

Brief, anonymous letter to Lloyd stark complaining about the Pendergast affiliation of cream inspectors.

From Anonymous to Governor Stark

Anonymous letter to Lloyd Stark complaining that Protestant residents of Kansas City cannot find work.

From Anonymous to Governor Lloyd Stark

Anonymous letter to Lloyd Stark complaining about an illegal tavern near Rockville, Missouri.

From Anice McKinley to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Mrs. Anice McKinley, secretary of the Hickory County Democratic Committee, to Governor Lloyd C. Stark, describing local support in Hickory County for James Billings in the Missouri Supreme Court primary, and noting that all WPA jobs and nearly all political appointees were filled with Pendergast men.

From Amos E. Alexander to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Amos E. Alexander to Governor Lloyd C. Stark, professing support for James M. Douglas, but expressing concern for the number of Pendergast appointees in state offices and the poor administration of pensions to retirees, reporting "one old fellow over eighty one years old draws only ten dollars a month."

From Alice Moss Ferris to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Alice Moss Ferris, secretary of the Missouri Bureau of Mines State Inspection Department, to Lloyd C. Stark, prior to Stark's election as governor. Ferris notes Stark's support from Pendergast, and offers information and connections in support of his gubernatorial campaign. She also offers support from her family's newspaper, the Laddonia Herald.

From Albert K. Mitchell to Ewing Young Mitchell, Jr.

Letter from Albert K. Mitchell to Ewing Young Mitchell, Jr. on August 27, 1940. Albert acknowledges receipt of information provided by Ewing concerning Pendergast support of Truman's senate reelection campaign. Albert also discusses U.S. Senator of New Mexico Carl Hatch and his support for the Pendergast Machine.

From A.W.S. to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter signed A.W.S. to Governor Lloyd C. Stark prior to his election as Missouri governor, identifying the writer as "a friend of Pendergast in K.C."

From A. S. Humes to J. H. Hull

Letter from A. S. Humes to J. H. Hull regarding the upcoming election, and particularly the political climate in Henry and Cole counties.

From A. Ross Hill to Ewing Young Mitchell, Jr.

Letter from A. Ross Hill to Ewing Young Mitchell, Jr. on July 18, 1934. Hill reports from Kansas City on a Jacob L. Milligan campaign event, the aftermath of John Lazia's death, and campaign speeches against Harry S. Truman.