Interview with Bert T. Combs, September 2, 1976

Project: A. B. "Happy" Chandler: The Dr. Charles P. Roland Interviews

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Interview Summary

Combs describes his rivalry with "Happy" Chandler through the 1950s, particularly as the two challenged each other for the Democratic nomination for governor. He discusses Chandler's rise to the governorship through his opposition to raising taxes. Combs addresses issues such as rumors of corruption, taxation, and Civil Rights.

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1980oh082_cpr014

Interviewee Name

Bert T. Combs

Interviewer Name

Charles P. Roland

Interview Date

1976-09-02

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Combs, Bert T. Interview by Charles P. Roland. 02 Sep. 1976. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Combs, B.T. (1976, September 02). Interview by C. P. Roland. A. B. "Happy" Chandler: The Dr. Charles P. Roland Interviews. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Combs, Bert T., interview by Charles P. Roland. September 02, 1976, A. B. "Happy" Chandler: The Dr. Charles P. Roland Interviews, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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