Ray, Means

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Correspondence

Letter from Means Ray to Tom Pendergast, enclosing a clipping from the Missouri Cash-Book and noting that the paper's editor "was connected with the Dearmont campaign several years ago."

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Correspondence

Letter from William Ledbetter to W. L. Bouchard discussing Stark campaign issues, how appointments will be allotted through Missouri counties, and appointing members of the campaign's finance committee.

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Correspondence

Letter from Frank Monroe to Lloyd Stark discussing the potential of Stark's candidacy for Missouri Governor.

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Miscellaneous Documents

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."

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