Category Archive for: ‘Franklin Roosevelt’

Franklin Roosevelt Fleetwood First Day Cover

FDR – His Cigarette Holder and Family Issues

“And it came to pass on the third day in the morning, that there were thunders and lightnings, and a thick cloud upon the mount, and the voice of the trumpet exceeding loud; so that all the people that was in the camp trembled.” Exodus 19:16 KJV
What was the gift for the President? We find that His smoke doesn’t fill our lungs with harmful chemicals but fills our hearts with joy and confidence. He made one of us kids sit in front of the hole so the salesman wouldn’t devalue the car because of the hole.

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Commemorative Stamps Approved during FDR's Presidency Print

Fun Presidential Facts – Franklin Roosevelt

Here are some fun facts and personal opinions about President Franklin Roosevelt

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Cadillac founding Detroit plate block stamps - 1951

Franklin FDR Roosevelt – Stamp Collecting

“He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters.” Psalms 23:2 KJV
Farley would help the new President in a totally different “official” way. No, our Bible character takes a different route. For twenty five cents, my Dad could buy me four stamps and still have a penny left over.

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Harding-Coolidge campaign button - Newseum Washington DC

List: What similiar trait do I have with Presidents Harding to LBJ

Harding, Coolidge, Hoover, FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy and LBJ. These are the twenty-ninth through thirty-sixth Presidents. This is a list of how I think I am like them.

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Winter Sunrise over Lake Monroe - King George, Virginia

Franklin Roosevelt – First Inauguration Address: We have nothing to fear but fear itself

“And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness.” Genesis 1:4 KJV

There it is; the opening of the day of opportunity. The rooster crowed and we debated whether to throw a rock at it or just get up. Some people are such an inspiration of courage like we’ve never seen.

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Franklin "FDR" Roosevelt Walking Canes - Warm Springs, Georgia

Franklin D Roosevelt – Polio

“Speak unto the children of Israel, and take of every one of them a rod according to the house of their fathers, of all their princes according to the house of their fathers twelve rods: write thou every man’s name upon his rod.” Numbers 17:2 KJV

I had my fishing pole and my camera and I was really to go. There was always someone strong on the other side to make sure he wouldn’t fall.

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Tecumseh (Indian) - Clipart

William Henry Harrison – The Curse of Tecumseh

“And they set the ark of God upon a new cart, and brought it out of the house of Abinadab that was in Gibeah: and Uzzah and Ahio, the sons of Abinadab, drave the new cart.” 2 Samuel 6:3 KJV

It’s probably not politically correct to even talk about Indians this way today, but it kept us busy for hours. Tecumseh was a Shawnee Indian warrior. Tenskwatawa, the Prophet, was his younger brother. How it really happens or if it really happened at all is often suspect.

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Grave in New Orleans

Franklin Roosevelt – The Depression

“Then went in also that other disciple, which came first to the sepulchre, and he saw, and believed.” John 20:8 KJV

I think it is one of the coolest events of childhood, especially from a parent’s or grandparent’s vantage point. They thought He was going to make the world a different place. Now their hopes were gone.

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