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Letter from E. Mont. Reily to Lloyd C. Stark, vowing to support the candidate backed by Tom Pendergast if he doesn't like the candidate nominated by the Republican party.

Date: 
October 26th 1935

Letter from J. B. Journey to Lloyd C. Stark writing with information about sentiments regarding the governors race in Nevada and the rest of Vernon County.

Date: 
October 17th 1935

Letter from R. P. Spencer to Lloyd C. Stark regarding a Democratic picnic in Arrow Rock and a rumor that Stark had been affiliated with the Ku Klux Klan.

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June 4th 1935

Confidental memorandum regarding Pendergast machine activities. The memo mentions patronage from the current governor, internal feuds, the State Highway Department, and advises allying Jim Aylward because "[Tom Pendergast] is slipping [and] Young Jim incompetent."

Date: 
1935

Letter from J. O. L. Goggin to Lloyd C. Stark encouraging Stark to run for governor. He writes that "now is the time to make up your mind so that the 'powers' in the party can be rounded up and properly organized."

Date: 
December 6th 1934

Letter from Lloyd C. Stark to Governor Guy B. Park, endorsing Ernest O. Boone and his wife for the positions of Superintendent and Manager of the State Industrial Home for Girls in Tipton.

Date: 
December 22nd 1932

Letter from John K. Walsh to Lloyd C. Stark discussing the favorable prospects for Stark's candidacy in most of the state outside of St. Louis, as well as issues with the WPA.

Date: 
May 12th 1936

Letter from E. C. Johnson to gubernatorial candidate Lloyd Stark, cautioning him not to speak too highly of the current governor, lest he alienate some voters.

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January 19th 1936

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

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July 2nd 1936

Letter from Lloyd Stark to Joseph L. McLemore thanking him for his recent letter.

Date: 
July 28th 1936

Letter from William P. Harvey to Missouri gubernatorial candidate Lloyd Stark, describing the situation with Missouri pensions and voting irregularities as they pertain to the campaign.

Date: 
August 19th 1936

Letter from Guy Peabody to Governor Guy Park asking him to take action in response to recent incidents of election fraud in Kansas City.

Date: 
August 11th 1936

Response letter from Governor Park to Guy Peabody asserting that, if reports of election fraud are true, they will be handled by the authorities.

Date: 
August 13th 1936

Response letter from Guy Peabody to Governor Park insisting that reports of election fraud in Kansas city are true.

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August 14th 1936

Response letter from Governor Park re-emphasizing that the authorities will investigate election fraud allegations is proven to be warranted.

Date: 
August 17th 1936

Letter from Guy Peabody to Governor Park describing the corrupt practices surrounding the upcoming election on November 3, 1936, and demanding action from him.

Date: 
October 8th 1936

Response letter from Governor Park to Guy Peabody assuring him that Kansas City would experience clean election on November 3 and citing problems during a 1928 election.

Date: 
October 9th 1936

Letter from Mrs. B. Marts to Guy B. Park reporting on rampant voter fraud in Kansas City.

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August 16th 1936

Letter from Governor Guy B. Parks to Mrs. B. Marts regarding her concerns about election fraud. He recommends she report her allegations to the proper authorities. Mrs. Marts writes on the bottom of the letter that she believes Park is the proper authority.

Date: 
August 18th 1936

Letter from S. M. Scott to Guy B. Parks reporting his belief that the election of August 4th being "a delibrate [sic] steal."

Date: 
August 17th 1936

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