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Roosevelt, Franklin D
Speech of Honorable Franklin D. Roosevelt Placing In Nomination For The Presidency Of The United States Governor Alfred E. Smith; Democratic National Convention. June, 1924. Madison Square Garden, New York City
New York: M.B. Brown Printing & Binding Co., [1924]. First Edition. Pamphlet. Octavo, 7pp. Ivory pamphlet, title printed on front cover, staples on spine. Housed in rigid folio with title on cover on label affixed to front panel. This copy of the "Happy Warrior" speech is not found in Halter, but a few copies have come to auction. This copy was purchased by Frederick B. Adams, Jr. from the Chiswick Book Shop in 1952, with Adams noting that he was lucky to get it since the shop received multiple orders for the pamphlet in short order. Fine. Item #1861 This famous speech marked the return of Franklin D. Roosevelt to public life after his struggles with Polio. He characterized Al Smith as "The Happy Warrior" during the speech. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: The First Edition Rare Books (firsteditionrarebooks) [Cincinnati, Ohio, US]
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