Election Frauds--1936

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From John A. Jacaty to Lloyd Stark

Letter from John A. Jacaty, editor of The Kirkwood Monitor, urging candidate Lloyd Stark to to distance himself from the Pendergast machine.

From Jimmie Hurst to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Jimmie Hurst to Lloyd Stark, warning him about the activities of Roger Taylor who, among other things, was setting up phony Stark clubs in order to steal contributions intended for the campaign.

From Jimmie Hurst to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Jim Hurst to gubernatorial candidate Lloyd Stark, updating him on Pendergast machine activities throughout the state. He reports that Tom Pendergast likes Stark very much and want to deliver Kansas City for him in the election.

From Jesse M. Cain to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Jesse M. Cain of Springfield to Lloyd Stark, advising him to Ben Harrison to avoid being swept up in negative Pendergast news coverage.

From Jesse Barrett to Lowell R. Johnson

Letter from Jesse Barrett to Lowell R. Johnson inquiring about the possibility of filing a contest of Missouri election results in order to prompt a probe.

From James F. Stevinson to Lloyd Stark

Letter from a WPA foreman indicating his ability to get out the vote for Stark in the upcoming election for Governor, and complimenting Stark on his Pendergast endorsement.

From Jack Stapleton to Tom Pendergast

Letter from Jack Stapleton to Tom Pendergast praising Lloyd Stark's candidacy for governor and congratulating the organization for endorsing him. He references an enclosed article.

From Jack Stapleton to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Jack Stapleton to Lloyd Stark referencing Harry Truman's attitudes toward the Stark gubernatorial candidacy.

From Jack Stapleton to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Jack Stapleton to Lloyd Stark in which the author describes sending a note and clipping about Stark to Tom Pendergast. He also references the Nelson Art Gallery in Kansas City.

From Jack Stapleton to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Jack Stapleton to Lloyd Stark inviting him to a meeting. He mentions recent voter intimidation by Pendergast affiliates.

From I. N. Watson to Jesse Barrett

Letter from I. N. Watson to Jesse Barrett describing his attempts to counteract and prosecute voting fraud during the 1936 election in Kansas City.

From I. N. Watson to Jesse Barrett

Letter from I. N. Watson to Jesse Barrett, describing his preference for caution in reacting to indictments of persons responsible for voting fraud in Kansas City.