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Plunkitt of Tammany Hall by William L. Riordan

Plunkitt of Tammany Hall

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Plunkitt of Tammany Hall by William L. Riordan
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Jun 02, 2015 | ISBN 9780451474131
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Table Of Contents

Introduction by Peter Quinn

Preface by William L. Riordon

A Tribute by Charles F. Murphy

Honest Graft and Dishonest Graft

How to Become a Statesman

The Curse of Civil Service Reform

Reformers Only Mornin’ Glories

New York City Is Pie for the Hayseeds

To Hold Your District: Study Human Nature and Act Accordin’

On The Shame of the Cities

Ingratitude in Politics

Reciprocity in Patronage

Brooklynites Natural-Born Hayseeds

Tammany Leaders Not Bookworms

Dangers of the Dress Suit in Politics

On Municipal Ownership

Tammany the Only Lastin’ Democracy

Concerning Gas in Politics

Plunkitt’s Fondest Dream

Tammany’s Patriotism

On the Use of Money in Politics

The Successful Politician Does Not Drink

Bosses Preserve the Nation

Concerning Excise

A Parting Word on the Future of the Democratic Party in America

Strenuous Life of the Tammany District Leader

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