Stark, Lloyd C.

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From Bessie Peppard to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Bessie Peppard, to Governor Lloyd C. Stark, describing local women in her political organization being threatened by city employees.

From Bert Lyon to "My dear Friend"

Letter from Bert Lyon describing his friendship with and support for Tom Pendergast, as well as endorsing James Billings for Missouri Supreme Court. He claims that "perhaps in all American history there never was a national figure who was more misunderstood than Mr. Pendergast," and that Governor Stark "has proved himself an ingrate."

From Bennett C. Clark to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Bennett C. Clark to Lloyd Stark regarding the appointment of Harold Brown.

From Ben Hulse to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Ben Hulse of Hannibal, Missouri discussing the affect of the fraternal insurance affair on support for Stark in the gubernatorial primary.

From B. R. Williams to Lloyd C. Stark

Partial letter from Sheriff B. R. Williams of Macon County to Lloyd C. Stark, writing with campaign discussion and his confidence that Stark will receive Tom Pendergast's endorsement.

From B. R. Williams to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Sheriff B. R. Williams to Lloyd C. Stark, congratulating Stark on his endorsement by Pendergast and other Kansas City Democrats.

From B. R. Williams to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Sheriff B. R. Williams to Lloyd C. Stark, discussing his work and the upcoming campaign. Williams is undecided as to whether he will run for public office in this election, but writes that "there are so many insistent demands from friends for me to run for Prosecuting Attorney."

From Ashton Keith to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Ashton Keith to Governor Lloyd C. Stark. Keith writes that Stark has a great deal of work remaining if he wishes to root out corruption and graft in Kansas City, as "all the splendid work that has been done by yourself and others positively has not yet even scratched the prime source of control of machine politics." He suggests that graft money can be traced to "two certain banks" and "can furnish some strong indications as to deep interest in ... the 'machine.'"

From Arthur Nelson to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Arthur Nelson, vice-chairman of the Missouri State Highway Department, to Lloyd C. Stark, prior to Stark's election as governor, noting with pleasure that Stark appears to have gained Tom Pendergast's support in his run for governor, and assuring him that "no matter who the republicans nominate you are going to get a large republican vote."

From Arthur L. McKenney to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Arthur L. McKenney, editor of The Labor magazine, to Lloyd C. Stark, with advice about the upcoming campaign and national politics. He writes that he knows Stark has "more ability in your great toe than has" Kansas governor Alf Landon.

From Arthur Foster to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Arthur Foster, secretary of the Out-State Negro Democratic Club, to gubernatorial candidate Lloyd Stark referring to an enclosed campaign contribution.

From Arthur Foster to Lloyd Stark

Letter from an official of the Negro Democratic Club asking gubernatorial candidate Lloyd Stark for a letter asserting his intention to govern for all Missourians "regardless of race, creed or color."