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Pendergast, Tom (5)
Political Machines (4)
Organized Crime (3)
City Government (2)
Donnell, Forrest C (1)
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Magazine Article (5)

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April/12/1948 (1)
April/17/1939 (1)
August/19/1940 (1)
January/9/1939 (1)
March/21/1938 (1)

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1. Kansas City Sin: New Drive on Boss Pendergast Started by Missouri Governor Kansas City Sin: New Drive on Boss Pendergast Started by Missouri Governor January/9/1939 Article about the history of campaigns to stop vice-type crime in Kansas City, highlighting the lastest by Governor Lloyd Stark against the vice propagated by the Pendergast machine, especially Downtown....

2. Missouri Waltz: Machines Grind Out a Harmony That Drowns Out Reform Forces Missouri Waltz: Machines Grind Out a Harmony That Drowns Out Reform Forces August/19/1940 Photo of Lawrence McDaniel, opponent of Forrest Donnell for governor of Missouri in an article about the continuing influence of the machine politics of Tom Pendergast in Kansas City and Bernard Dickmann...

3. Perspective--Blood, Ballots and Boodle Perspective--Blood, Ballots and Boodle April/12/1948 Article congratulating the "outstanding job of machine smashing" in Kansas City by Maurice M. Milligan. Also his account told in his book about the political corruption of the Pendergast Machine all the...

4. Tom Pendergast: Boss of Kansas City Ages, and Turn of Fortune Changes Tom Pendergast: Boss of Kansas City Ages, and Turn of Fortune Changes March/21/1938 History of the still-ruling political machine and its illegal activities under Tom Pendergast, with photos, including Pendergast and his concrete plant and liquor distributorship.

5. Tom's Trouble Tom's Trouble April/17/1939 Report of the indictment of Boss Pendergast for income tax evasion and its consequences on organized crime in the city.