"'Boss' Pendergast Admits Calling on Postmaster-General Farley to Stop Prosecution of Johnny Lazia"

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Description

Clipping from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on December 1, 1934. The article provides a reproduction of the letter sent from Tom Pendergast to James A. Farley in which Pendergast asks for clemency for John Lazia. The clipping also includes portraits of Farley and Pendergast. After the reproduction, the newspaper provides information on people mentioned in the letter, including William T. Kemper, Sr., Jerome Walsh, and Frank P. Walsh.

Date Created
1934-12-01
Modern Location
St. Louis, MO
Owning Organization
Collection Title, Call or Box Number
William T. Kemper Sr. Scrapbooks: S7.15B, Page 138
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Digital Object Identifier
JCHS-KS-S7.15B-P138-0001