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Frank Hague

1920 photo
30th Mayor of Jersey City
In office
May 15, 1917 â€“ June 17, 1947
Preceded by Mark M. Fagan
Succeeded by Frank H. Eggers
Personal details
Born (1876-01-17)January 17, 1876
Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Died January 1, 1956(1956-01-01) (aged 79)
New York City, New York, United States
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Jennie W. Warner (1874-1962)
Children Frank Hague, Jr.
Peggy Ann Hague (adopted)
Residence Jersey City, New Jersey
Religion Roman Catholic

You hear about constitutional rights, free speech and the free press. Every time I hear these words I say to myself, 'That man is a Red, that man is a Communist!' You never hear a real American talk like that.
Frank Hague
As long as I am mayor of this city the great industries are secure.