News Photo. Black & White Print. Harry L. Hopkins (WPA) chain letter.  April 26, 1938. US.

Size: 8 by 9 1/2 inches. Purchased on eBay, 10/2012. Good condition.

Printed information on front - to right of photo: WASHINGTON, APR. 26--ACCUSES HOPKINS OF 'CHAIN LETTER PROPAGANDA' -- Waving aloft letters he said he had received bearing "chain" instruction, Rep. John Taber (R-NY) today accused Harry L. Hopkins, WPA administrator, of inspiring "chain letter propaganda" for President Roosevelt's pump priming program. "On the bottoms of some of the letters," he said, "was a line stating 'make one copy for your congressman and send this to four other persons'. (AP wire photo)  
Back of photo, hand written:   Harry L Hopkins   Chain Letters  1938


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