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Accused of putting spoilsmen in office

Summary of the annual meeting of the Civil Service Reform Association. President Roosevelt was named a vice president of the organization but was also censured for several inconsistencies, particularly the appointment of James Sullivan Clarkson, and enemy of civil service reform, and a special order allowing the appointment of Joseph Murray without examination.
Meetings, Civil service reform, Civil service reform--Societies, etc., Political corruption, Political crimes and offenses, Civil Service Reform Association (New York, N.Y.), Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919, Clarkson, James Sullivan, 1842-1918, Murray, Joseph
Theodore Roosevelt Center
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