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0:36 - Democrats

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Partial Transcript: And after serving four years as mayor, I then ran for the state senate.

Segment Synopsis: Kinkead discusses his political background and the history of democrats in Kentucky.

Keywords: 1955 campaign; Fayette County; Lexington, Kentucky

Subjects: Clements, Earle C. (Earle Chester), 1896-1985 Combs, Bert T., 1911-1991 Democratic party (Ky.) Kentucky--Politics and government Mayors Political campaigns

12:16 - Republicans

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Partial Transcript: How would you describe the republican party in this state?

Segment Synopsis: Kinkead talks about republicans in Kentucky.

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Subjects: Kentucky--Politics and government Republican party (Ky.)

19:10 - 1955 campaign

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Partial Transcript: Let's go back to 1955.

Segment Synopsis: Kinkead discusses the 1955 campaign and why Chandler decided to run.

Keywords: 1955 campaign; Miller, Harry

Subjects: Chandler, Happy, 1898-1991 Combs, Bert T., 1911-1991 Mayors Roads Sales tax

30:17 - 1959 campaign

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Partial Transcript: Let's talk now about the 1959 gubernatorial primary.

Segment Synopsis: Kinkead discusses the 1955 campaign. He says that he was also up for election and was slated with Combs.

Keywords: Waterfield

Subjects: Combs, Bert T., 1911-1991 Political campaigns Wyatt, Wilson W. (Wilson Watkins), 1905-1996

36:03 - Combs administration

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Partial Transcript: Tell me about Wilson Wyatt.

Segment Synopsis: Kinkead talks about the successes and scandals of the Combs administration including the sales tax and truck deal.

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Subjects: Civil Rights Clements, Earle C. (Earle Chester), 1896-1985 Combs, Bert T., 1911-1991 Democratic party (Ky.) Governors--Kentucky Political campaigns State parks Toll roads Wyatt, Wilson W. (Wilson Watkins), 1905-1996

65:58 - Political relationships

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Partial Transcript: The relationship between Governor Combs and the Kennedy administration...

Segment Synopsis: Kinkead talks about Combs' relationship with the Appalachian region and Clements.

Keywords: Appalachia; Binghams; Courier Journal

Subjects: Civil rights Clements, Earle C. (Earle Chester), 1896-1985 Combs, Bert T., 1911-1991 Governors--Kentucky Roads--Construction

72:04 - 1971 campaign

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Partial Transcript: Did you ever talk to him about being judge?

Segment Synopsis: Kinkead says that Combs found being a federal judge to be lonely and did not like it.

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Subjects: Combs, Bert T., 1911-1991 Political campaigns United States. Court of Appeals (Federal circuit)

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