"We Saw Frauds": Three Democratic Officials Denounce Machine Tactics at the Polls
Text of a Kansas City Star article on the August 4, 1936 election in Kansas City. It describes ballot boxes being removed before polls closed, threats made against voters, fake votes, and other problems. Joe Shannon is quoted as saying the election was "so corrupt it was a disgrace to American civilization."
Kansas City Star
August 4th 1936
Kansas City, MO
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Stark, Lloyd Crow (1886-1972), Papers, 1931-1941, C0004
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