From Liona McCormick to Lloyd C. Stark

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Description: 

Letter from Mrs. Liona McCormick to Governor Lloyd C. Stark, reporting that "there was not one thing fair about any one part of this election." McCormick, from Blue Township in Jackson County, describes Pendergast workers handing out ballots during a recent primary while her party was not allowed access to the polling places, and requests help in cleaning up elections in the future.

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Date: 
August 12th 1940
Modern Location: 
558 Arlington Avenue
Independence, MO
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Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the State Historical Society of Missouri-Columbia. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the State Historical Society of Missouri-Columbia.
Collection Title, Call or Box Number: 
Stark, Lloyd Crow (1886-1972), Papers, 1931-1941, C0004-f04330
Digital Object Identifier: 
SHSMO-C0004-F04330-0003
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