Allen-Smith-Talmadge wager, 1935 Nov. 16.


Allen-Smith-Talmadge wager, 1935 Nov. 16.

Allen-Smith-Talmadge wager, 1935 Nov. 16.

A one dollar silver certificate, 1934 series, C47090722A, signed by Allen, Smith, and Talmadge as a wager on a football game between the University of Georgia and Louisiana State University.

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Smith, James Monroe, 1888-1949 (person)

James Monroe Smith was a Louisiana educator and university administrator. He was appointed president of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College by Huey Long in 1931 and served in that capacity until 1939. During his tenure he spent lavishly on parties and household extravagances, appointed close associates to positions of power, and embezzled nearly a half a million dollars from L.S.U funds. Smith later served prison time for his crimes. Castro Carazo was the orchestra...

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Talmadge, Eugene, 1884-1946 (person)

Born in Forsyth, Georgia; educated at the University of Georgia; practicing lawyer in Atlanta, Montgomery County, and Telfair County, Georgia; Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture, 1927-1933; served three terms as Governor of Georgia; died as governor-elect in 1946. From the description of Pamphlets, 1942. (University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus). WorldCat record id: 17429974 ...