Additions to Hooverism included:
¶ John H. Grill, longtime Democrat, Minnesota farm leader. Reason: "Mr. Hoover . . . is the most logical man we have ever had for president."
¶ George Remus of Cincinnati, onetime bootlegger, ex-convict, wife-slayer: "I'm sure Mr. Hoover will be elected. I am for him, of course."
¶ Mrs. Margaret Sanger, famed apostle of Birth Control. Reason: "Most politicians go in for externals but Mr. Hoover has his interest embedded in fundamentals. ... It was Mr. Hoover's regard for child life that won me."
¶ Dr. Francis M. Schirp, President of the New York Federation...