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Machine Defends "Night Life"
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TitleMachine Defends "Night Life"
AbstractArticle about an investigative report by Westbrook Pegler of the Kansas City Journal-Post on the support and justification of the Pendergast machine's organized crime in the city "'on the ground of public demand.'" Mention of gambling, night clubs, and prostitution, etc. going on until 4 a. m. under the approval and acknowledgment of Mayor Bryce Smith, City Manager Henry McElroy, and Police Chief Otto Higgins.
AuthorNat Spencer
DateFebruary 26, 1938
SourceCitizens' League Bulletin
Location094.7 C58
Municipal officials
Local SubjectPendergast, Tom
City Officials
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID116732
CONTENTdm number17260
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