Public Works Administration

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From Matthew Murray to Guy Park

Letter from Matthew Murray to Guy park indicating his intention to follow through with a job for Sam Ford in the W.P.A.

From Chas. P. Johnson to Lloyd C. Stark

Letter from Chas. P. Johnson to Governor Lloyd C. Stark, discussing voter registration, Stark's proposed investigation into the Public Works Administration, clean elections, and the support he is organizing for Judge James Douglas. He is particularly concerned about the lack of rigor in cleaning up voter registrations in St. Louis, and the lack of public confidence that their votes will be secret.

From Bennett C. Clark to Lloyd Stark

Letter from Bennett C. Clark to Lloyd Stark regarding the appointment of Harold Brown.

"Why Hirth is Fighting the Pendergast Machine"

Four page article subtitled "An Appeal to the Farm men and Women of Missouri," outlining William Hirth's focus on defeating the Pendergast political machine. Hirth was a democratic candidate for Missouri Governor, ultimately defeated by Lloyd Stark.

"Gov. Park Lauds Tom Pendergast in Reunion Talk"

Newspaper clipping of an article that describes Missouri Governor Guy Park's defense of the Kansas City Pendergast political machine in a recent speech.