Clipped From Moberly Monitor-Index
Senator logical the ideas Mayor R. J. recorder. Mr. Speaking at Pulton last night, Judge Park told his audience on the lawn of the Callaway county courthouse that "no njan or no set of men can boss or bluff me. He asserted that the first suggestion that he become a candidate came from Mrs. Francis M. Wilson, widow of the Democratic gubernatorial nominee who died last week, and Wilson's brother, "and not from Tom Pendergast. Republican candidates and leaders have charged that Judge was selected by Pendergast, head of the Kansas City Democratic organization. Judge Park charged that the "bossism" issue was raised by Republicans "who want you to forget the distress they have brought about." Pledges Kelief Park pledged that if elected will devote my time and energy and what ability I have in trying to relieve distress brought about by twelve years of Republican mal-administration." ijy, i.ring.. criticism resulting from operation of Riverside race track and the Green Hills Club, alleged gambling resort in Platte county, which was In his jurisdiction as judge of the circuit court, Park said he had charged the grand jury specifically to make a thorough inquiry into club and instructed the prosecuting attorney to institute proceedings against the race track.