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Political Machines (4)
Election Frauds -- 194... (2)
Elections (2)
City Government (2)
Truman, Harry S (2)
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Magazine Article (4)

Date
October/14/1946 (1)
September/16/1946 (1)
April/8/1946 (1)
July/7/1947 (1)

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1. Kansas City: Queer Votes Kansas City: Queer Votes October/14/1946 Article about the evidence of vote fraud in the 1946 city elections, involving "Salvatore P. Montell, the Pendergast machine's precinct captain."

2. Kansas City: Reform Stays Kansas City: Reform Stays April/8/1946 Announcement of the defeat of "Pendergast-machine candidate for mayor," Robert K. Ryland, a cohort of Jim Pendergast, in the election in which the "name of Pendergast still stinks."

3. Politics: Eyes on Kansas City Politics: Eyes on Kansas City July/7/1947 Article about the suspicions of another election fraud by the vestiges of the Pendergast machine and the investigations into it dealing with President Truman.

4. Politics: Pardon Us, Please Politics: Pardon Us, Please September/16/1946 Article speculating about reasons for the pardoning of seventeen officials involved in election frauds, fifteen of them by President Truman.