32nd President. Typed letter signed (TLS) “Franklin D. Roosevelt” AS PRESIDENT, December 6, 1934, The White House stationery, to Cornelius Bliss as President of the Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor, in full:
I have just learned that you soon will retire from the Presidency of the Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor. In the twenty years you have been connected with this organization, you have demonstrated, with admirable success, the splendid service a private relief agency can render its community and its government.
I am happy to have this opportunity to congratulate you upon your numerous achievements throughout the past two decades and to extend my best wishes for your health and happiness.
Boldly signed at conclusion.
In very fine condition.