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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Lot of Twelve Items. 1918-1949. Very good to fine, with some wear, age toning, and small tears. This extensive lot of twelve FDR items includes: (1) October 21, 1918, Washington and Vicinity phone book, 8" x 10.5", 323 pages, and 148-page business section, with FDR's address and phone number on page 236; (2) 4" x 5" B&W photo of FDR signing the Social Security Act on August 14, 1935; (3) Keystone View Company stereoscope card of FDR at his desk; (4) "The President's Birthday Ball, Wednesday Evening, January 30th 1935," 6.5" x 10", signed on the final page by Eddie Cantor, Joe Penner, Dan Rubinoff, Floyd Ebbins, Ray Perkins, Harry McNaughton, and others; (5) "Massachusetts Democratic State Pre-Primary Convention Souvenir Book 1936," 9" x 12"; (6) "The Democratic National Convention 1936," 6.25" x 9.25" hardcover booklet promoting the "Special Autographed Deluxe Edition" of the official convention book; (7) The Democratic National Convention 1936, 11" x 14" softcover book, 394 pages; (8) Who's Who in the Major Leagues: Baseball, 10th Edition, 1942, 6" x 9.25", 128 pages, with inside front cover featuring a photo of FDR and the quote, "I honestly feel that it would be best for the country to keep baseball going"; (9) "The Nude Deal" anti-Roosevelt propaganda flyer, 5.75" x 3.5"; (10) 4" x 5" B&W photo of FDR at his desk; (11) "A Nation Mourns!" two envelopes with news of the death of FDR, 6.5" x 3.75" each; and (12) "Franklin D. Roosevelt and Hyde Park: Personal Recollections of Eleanor Roosevelt," 1949, 6" x 9", 18 pages.

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    November, 2009
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