TITLE

The pessimism of Herbert Hoover

AUTHOR(S)
Masse, Benjamin L.
PUB. DATE
February 1952
SOURCE
America;2/16/1952, Vol. 86 Issue 20, p525
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the pessimistic anticipation of former U.S. president Herbert Hoover concerning the outlook of the country's economic resources and potential. Hoover believes that personal income taxes have become intolerable and that company taxes have reached the point that if not passed along to customers would attribute bankruptcy. However, it explores the economic performance of the country in 1952, which indicates that U.S. is having a sound economy.
ACCESSION #
35338082

 

Related Articles

  • A game Fit for a President. Yount, Holly D. // Highlights;Oct2010, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p36 

    The article provides information on a game called Hoover-ball played by former U.S. President Herbert Hoover.

  • Concerning Honor in Public Life. Hoover, Herbert // Vital Speeches of the Day;9/15/51, Vol. 17 Issue 23, p716 

    Presents the text of a speech given by former U.S. President Herbert Hoover on August 30, 1951, which focuses on moral indignation in public life.

  • Crucible for Peace: Herbert Hoover, Modernization, and Economic Growth in Latin America. Walker, William O. // Diplomatic History;Jan2006, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p83 

    The article describes Herbert Hoover's determination to use the economic relationship between the U.S. and Latin America in the public and private realms to promote the cause of peace after the First World War. The author argued that Hoover failed to achieve his coveted objective because of his...

  • The American Bill of Rights. Hoover, Herbert // Vital Speeches of the Day;10/7/35, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p17 

    Presents the speech given by former U.S. president, Herbert Hoover, delivered in San Diego, California on September 17, 1935, dealing with the issue of the U.S. Bill of Rights.

  • New Approaches to Peace. Hoover, Herbert // Vital Speeches of the Day;10/15/43, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p3 

    Presents the text of a speech given by former U.S. President Herbert Hoover on September 3, 1943, which deals with the subject of peace.

  • Business Slumps and Recessions. Hoover, Herbert // Vital Speeches of the Day;3/15/58, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p339 

    Presents the text of a speech given by Herbert Hoover, former president of the U.S., on February 27, 1958, which deals with business slumps and recessions.

  • A Proposal For Greater Safety For America.  // Vital Speeches of the Day;9/1/62, Vol. 28 Issue 22, p702 

    No abstract available.

  • THE CAMPAIGN.  // America;7/6/1940, Vol. 63 Issue 13, p350 

    The article focuses on the right of every voter to question the statement made by former President Herbert Clark Hoover in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The author suggests that every voter should read the address, for it presents clearly the differences, fundamental and minor, between two...

  • The Strengths of America. Hoover, Herbert // Vital Speeches of the Day;12/15/57, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p154 

    Presents the text of a speech given by former U.S. President Herbert Hoover on November 11, 1957, which focuses on the strengths of the U.S.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics