31st President. Typed letter signed “Herbert Hoover” AS PRESIDENT, one page, 7 x 9, White House letterhead, November 22, 1929. Letter to J.C. Shaffer of the Chicago Evening Post, in full:
Some time when you are coming east I would like to have you stop over for lunch at the White House as I desire to get your views on some mid-west questions.
In fine condition.
This letter was written less than a month after the Wall Street Crash of 1929, which signaled the beginning of the Great Depression.