Lot 62: DS, one page, 7.75 x 7.25, April 9, 1931. Veto document issued from the State of New York Executive Chamber during his time as governor, in part: "To the Senate: I am returning herewith, without my approval, Senate Bill…entitled: 'An Act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to equipment of motor vehicles and trailers'…This bill would impose a hardship on the motorists of the State. I would approve a bill making the amendments herein contained applicable to trucks and motor busses." At the conclusion, Roosevelt boldly adds, "And other commercial vehicles." In very good condition, with scattered soiling, show-through from mounting remnants to upper corners, light pencil office notations through the body of the document, and irregularly trimmed edges.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 462
Wednesday, 14th October 2015
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