|Well, let's start, say, in the South, where a year ago the cotton growers got around 4 1/2, 5, 5 1/2 cents for their cotton. This year they made a pretty good crop, even after they had plowed a portion of it under; and, of course, they did get paid for that portion they did plow under. >>more...>>
Title: Sixty-Sixth Press Conference
Author: Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Date: November 3, 1933
Publisher: Works of Franklin D. Roosevelt
Type: Press Conference
- Agricultural Policy
- Civil Works Administration
Notes: Reprinted in The Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Vol. 2, 1933, (New York City: Random House, 1938), p. 441.