From Fielding Stapleton to Lloyd Stark

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Description: 

Letter from Fielding Stapleton to Missouri gubernatorial candidate Lloyd Stark, informing him of the broad level of support in Gentry and surrounding counties, in light of tom Pendergast's endorsement. Stapleton reports that he tells friends "that you are not a 'machine' candidate but rather that you are a candidate picked by the out State Democrats of Missouri who happen to have 'machine' backing."

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Date: 
November 5th 1935
Modern Location: 
Albany, 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
Digital Object Identifier: 
SHSMO-C0004-F08294-0001
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