Election Frauds--1936

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William D. Boyle, Tom Pendergast, and James M. Pendergast

Clipping from the Kansas City Times on July 3, 1937 showing William D. Boyle of Boyle-Pryor Construction Company, Thomas J. Pendergast, and James M. Pendergast, all of whom allegedly assisted defendants in the 1936 Election Vote Fraud Trails. The caption for each photograph includes a quote from that person.

Weeden Henderson Inmate File: Social and Family History

Social and family history for Weeden Henderson, Inmate #53425, recording the backgrounds of his parents and siblings, wife and children, and details of his upbringing, military service, leisure activities, and economic status. Henderson was sentenced to one year and six months in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

Weeden Henderson Inmate File: Prison Record

Prison record for Weeden Henderson, Inmate #53425, including his criminal history and details of his sentence and potential parole date. Henderson was sentenced to one year and six months in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

Weeden Henderson Inmate File: Mugshot

Mugshot for Weeden Henderson, Inmate #53425. Henderson was sentenced to one year and six months in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

Weeden Henderson Inmate File: Admission Summary

Partial admission summary for Weeden Henderson, Inmate #53425, discussing his poor vision and apparent intelligence, and making custodial and educational recommendations. Henderson was sentenced to one year and six months in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

U.S. vs. William H. Schultz, Mary Gossey, Algo Davis, et al.: Judgment and Commitment

Judgments and commitments in Criminal Case No. 13951: United States vs. William H. Schultz, Mary Gossey, Algo Davis, Beverly Bledsoe, Virgil Lee Gibbs, and Anita C. Davis, defendants. Schultz entered a plea of nolo contendere and was sentenced to three months in jail, suspended for two years probation and a fine of $200. Gossey, Bledsoe, Gibbs, and Davis entered pleas of nolo contendere in count two, the United States having dismissed count one, and were fined $100.

U.S. vs. William H. Schultz, Mary Gossey, Algo Davis, et al.: Indictment

Indictment in Criminal Case No. 13951: United States vs. William H. Schultz, Mary Gossey, Algo Davis, Beverly Bledsoe, Virgil Lee Gibbs, and Anita C. Davis, defendants. The defendants were charged with conspiring to impede citizens' right to vote and have that vote truthfully counted in the 5th Precinct of the 11th Ward during the November 3, 1936 election.

U.S. vs. W. C. Murphy, John L. Gordon, Senna Twist, et al.: Judgment and Commitment

Judgments and commitment in Criminal Case No. 13738: United States vs. W. C. Murphy, John L. Gordon, Senna Twist, Alice Tweedy, Ada Bennett, and Ernest N. Orr, defendants. The documents report that Murphy entered a plea of nolo contendere and was sentenced to six months in jail, then suspended for two years probation, and a $1000 fine. Gordon, Senna and Bennett entered a plea of nolo contendere and were sentenced to two years probation. Tweedy entered a plea of nolo contendere and was sentenced to two months in jail, then suspected for two years probation, and a $250 fine.

U.S. vs. W. C. Murphy, John L. Gordon, Senna Twist, et al.: Indictment

Indictment in Criminal Case No. 13738: United States vs. W. C. Murphy, John L. Gordon, Senna Twist, Alice Tweedy, Ada Bennett, and Ernest N. Orr, defendants. The defendants were charged with conspiring to impede citizens' right to vote and have that vote truthfully counted in the 10th Precinct of the 12th Ward during the November 3, 1936 election.

U.S. vs. Sadie Murphy, G. W. Ferguson, Isador Ritz, et al.: Judgment and Commitment

Judgments and commitments in Criminal Case No. 14118: United States vs. Sadie Humphrey, G. W. Ferguson, Isador Ritz, L. A. Radcliffe, Rosemary Comiskey, Frank Murray, John Shyne, and Opal Lillis, defendants. Humphrey entered a plea of nolo contendere and was sentenced to jail for three months, suspended for two years probation, and a fine of $500. Ferguson entered a plea of guilty was sentenced to three months in jail and a fine of $500. Ritz and Radcliffe entered pleas of nolo contendere and were placed on probation for one year.

U.S. vs. Sadie Murphy, G. W. Ferguson, Isador Ritz, et al.: Indictment

Indictment in Criminal Case No. 14118: United States vs. Sadie Humphrey, G. W. Ferguson, Isador Ritz, L. A. Radcliffe, Rosemary Comiskey, Frank Murray, John Shyne, and Opal Lillis, defendants. The defendants were charged with conspiring to impede citizens' right to vote and have that vote truthfully counted in the 1st Precinct of the 2nd Ward during the November 3, 1936 election.

U.S. vs. Robert C. Porter, Mary D. McComas, Lloyd W. Vinsant, et al.: Judgment and Commitment

Judgments and commitments in Criminal Case No. 13769: United States vs. Robert C. Porter, Mary D. McComas, Lloyd W. Vinsant, Ruby Brannan, Hazel L. Holmes, Irene E. Vinsant, and George Warren, defendants. Porter entered a plea of nolo contendere in count two, the United States having dismissed count one, and was sentenced to jail for three months, suspended for two years probation, and a fine of $200.