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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Autograph Letter Signed as Vice President of Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland.
    -January 4, 1921. New York, New York. One page. 8.5" x 11". On Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland letterhead.
    -To: "Mr. Morningstar".
    -Paper toned with the usual fold creases. Small splits in the creases and chipping along the right margin, else very good.

    Barely a month after losing the Vice Presidential election with James M. Cox, Roosevelt resumes his career in the New York branch of Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland and writes a well-wisher: "Dear Mr. Morningstar,/ Thanks so much for the/ nice letter & also the Christmas card-/ May you & your mother have a/ very Happy New Year-/ I am not to be located in/ Baltimore but am in charge of the/ N.Y. office - & I shall count on/ your coming to see me the next/ time you come on./ Very sincerely yours/ Franklin D. Roosevelt".


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    December, 2008
    2nd Tuesday
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