|Of that year and of the five years that followed, I have a dear recollection which you can verify for yourselves. In that orgy of "prosperity" a wild speculation was building speculative profits for the speculators and preparing the way for you, the public, to be left "holding the bag." >>more...>>
Title: Address at Atlanta, Georgia
Author: Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Date: November 29, 1935
Publisher: Works of Franklin D. Roosevelt
- Agricultural Policy
- Economic Policy
Notes: Reprinted in The Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Vol. 4, 1935, (New York City: Random House, 1938), p. 470.