Sources: Too Cozy With Illegal Gamblers

Nevada State Journal, “Lester Moody Named State Police Chief,” March 1, 1946.

Nevada State Journal, “Governor Denies Politics Caused Moody’s Dismissal,” May 22, 1948.

Nevada State Journal, “Board Okehs Moody Firing,” May 29, 1948.

Nevada State Journal, “Pittman Says Moody Ousted Because of ‘Undue Intimacy’ With Roadside Zoo Operator,” June 10, 1948.

Nevada State Journal, “Eureka Jury Hits Sheriff in Zoo Case,” Sept. 19, 1948.