Chicago as a Sign for 1944

Dilliard, Irving
April 1943
New Republic;4/26/43, Vol. 108 Issue 17, p563
Focuses on the victory of politician Edward J. Kelly in the mayoral elections in Chicago, Illinois. Statement that the reflection of Kelly to a fourth term in Chicago is the first important victory that the Democrats have won at the polls in months; Reason for the victory of Kelly in Chicago; Statistical analysis of the record of Kelly's majorities; Information on the bi-partisan deals in Chicago; Effect of Kelly's victory on U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt's third term; Discussion of news briefs published in various periodicals; Statement that the Republican campaign was such that it caused Kelly to abandon his dignified position.


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