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Let Eleanor Speak for Herself — Fix the FDR Memorial

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Maybe someone would put the acrimoniou­s quote here in the comments? I recall finding out about Eleanor Roosevelt stopping in the "Old Tea Room" in Coram, NY on Long Island across the road from a grassy airfield, she once flew with one of the Tuskegee pilots for over 45 minutes causing some consternat­ion in the press. Old "Tea Rooms" were places people could go if they were in dire straights and find some comfort and perhaps a solution to some problems. This one was next to a small brick (clay from across the road) courthouse­/post office and one of Eleanor’s stops on Long Island. From the 18th century it has since burned down. My brother and friends rented it for awhile. Another colleague inventorie­d the various artifacts she received traveling in Central and South America.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost


Written by georgejmyersjr

01/23/2012 at 5:58 pm

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