Cover of July, 1929 Mercury issue containing
Cash's first article appearing therein,
"Jehovah of the Tar Heels"--an examination
of the checkered record of Senator from N.C.,
Furnifold Simmons. Cash would write seven more
articles for The Mercury, ending his submissions in
1935, a short time after H.L. Mencken passed his
editorship to Lawrence E. Spivak, (later, original host
of "Meet the Press")