Interview with George Morgan Chinn, February 12, 1980

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

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Interview Summary

George Morgan Chinn discusses his personal and professional relationship with Happy Chandler. Chinn eventually became Chandler's bodyguard and Sergeant of Arms. He discusses Chandler's personality, his abilities as a politician, how Chandler treated his political allies and opponents, and addresses various rumors and scandals throughout Chandler's career.

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1980oh110_cpr042

Interviewee Name

George Morgan Chinn

Interviewer Name

Charles P. Roland

Interview Date

1980-02-12

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Chinn, George Morgan Interview by Charles P. Roland. 12 Feb. 1980. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Chinn, G.M. (1980, February 12). 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.

Chinn, George Morgan, interview by Charles P. Roland. February 12, 1980, 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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