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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.

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April 15th 1936

Letter to Thomas Lococo in which Jimmie Hurst describes unrest within the Missouri Young Democrats organization. He stresses that Tom Pendergast has no affiliation or interest in either faction, and wishes to remain neutral.

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April 21st 1936

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.

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April 22nd 1936

Letter from James Hurst to Lloyd Stark providing a recommendation and introduction to Paul A. Hartung of Carrollton, Missouri.

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May 13th 1936

Letter from Jimmie Hurst to Lloyd stark updating him on campaign attitudes and activities across Missouri.

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July 30th 1936

Letter to Lloyd Stark offering assurances and advice about his campaign for Missouri governor.

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July 30th 1936

Letter from James Hurst to Paul Williams, praising him for his work in getting out the vote for gubernatorial candidate Lloyd Stark.

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August 13th 1936

Letter from James Hurst praising John Whitsel for organizing a St. Joseph meeting on behalf of candidate for Missouri Governor, Lloyd C. Stark.

Date: 
August 12th 1936
KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY
Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.