Meet ... America's New President 1932

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Full title reads: "Meet... America's new President - Mr. Franklin D. Roosevelt - who has swept to Office by most gigantic triumph since foundation of the United States."

United States of America.

C/U Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife Eleanor Roosevelt.

C/U FDR. He is saying...



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