William Marshall Boyle Jr. (February 2, 1902 – August 30, 1961) was a
Democratic political ... attracting the attention of Kansas City, Missouri political
boss Thomas Pendergast, who made Boyl...
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people in power. Political machines controlled the activities of a political party in
a city and ... Many precinct captains and political bosses were ﬁrst-generation or.
Boss Tweed, the last of the Tammany Hall politicians was an exception. The
power of the ... The precinct captains were the machine's workhorses. Each
Aug 23, 2011 ... SE: US 3A City Bosses and Political Machines. ... Ward bosses, precinctcaptains
Like a pyramid: local City Boss = Power broker (most werepre.
Each neighborhood of vote giving employees was run by a "precinct captain. ...
time, the original immigrants evolved into the neighborhood captains and
machine bosses. ... The real strength of the political machines used to dominate
Urban political machines, built largely on the votes of diverse immigrant
populations ... The “last boss” controlled an estimated 35,000 patronage jobs, the
use of ... for the party at election time and precinct captains who produced healthy
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Many precinct captains and political bosses were first-generation or ... funds in
the 1860s ended up in the pockets of Boss Tweed (the political boss of the.
Political bosses and precinct captains typically performed all of the following
functions except [A] running settlement houses. [D] delivering votes at election
Aug 10, 2009 ... Another important First Ward Democratic precinct captain with ... Jake Guzik
became the de facto political boss of the First Ward issuing orders ...
The precinct is the most basic unit of the American political structure. ...
demonstrated by the old urban political machines and the infamous “ward bosses