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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Typed Note With Autograph Endorsement Signed "FDR" as New York Governor.
    -September 17, 1929. One page. 5" x 8.5". On "Memorandum" letterhead.
    -To: D. Basil O'Connor.
    -With several horizontal fold creases and a single filing hole in the left margin not affecting text, else with bright autograph additions and signature. Very good.

    FDR sends his law partner and co-founder of the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation a typed note regarding the handling of a monetary donation to foundation: "This gift of $7,500 can be, I take it, deducted/ from the notes which the Foundation owes me. Please/ send me a receipt, etc. and a statement of account/ as of December 31st ['1929' inserted in Roosevelt's hand]. This ought to cover it./ F.D.R." beneath which Roosevelt has made the hand-written note "This goes back to your/ files./ FDR".


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