Moley, Raymond
October 1940
Saturday Evening Post;10/5/1940, Vol. 213 Issue 14, p27
Focuses on the political career of Edward Joseph Flynn. Anecdote of Flynn's political campaign for Bronx Assembly chairmanship in New York City; Role of former Bronx boss Charles Murphy in the political career of Flynn; Reason behind the appointment of Flynn as Secretary of State during Franklin Roosevelt's presidency term.


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