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Subject
Elections -- 1946 (2)
Pendergast, James M (2)
Political Machines (2)
Representatives (1)
Truman, Harry S (1)

Type
Magazine Article (2)

Creator
Henry R Luce (1)
Malcolm Muir (1)

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1. National Affairs: Republic, Pendergast Style National Affairs: Republic, Pendergast Style August/19/1946 Photo and article about the apparent return of power of the Pendergast machine in Kansas City in the 1946 elections with the victory of Jim Pendergast-backed Enos Axtell for national representative. Photos...

2. Truman's "Purge": Aided by Pendergast Machine He Defeats a Stubborn Congressman Truman's "Purge": Aided by Pendergast Machine He Defeats a Stubborn Congressman August/19/1946 Photos and biographical article about President Harry Truman and his defeat in a 1946 primary election of "Kansas City's conservative, wealthy Congressman Roger C. Slaughter, who has blocked some of the...