National Affairs: At Sumnick's Place

Last week Farmer Gus Sumnick had important company for mid-day dinner at his 1.200-acre place near Waterloo. Neb. Twenty-eight miles out from Omaha drove no less a person than Franklin Delano Roosevelt, trailed by a hundred automobiles full of family & friends. Several thousand country folk flocked to the up-to-date Sumnick farm for a look at the Democratic nominee for President.

Sun-bronzed Farmer Sumnick, coatless and with suspenders over his blue shirt, greeted Governor Roosevelt on the elm-shaded lawn before his large, well-built house. He introduced his...

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