FDR WHITE HOUSE vs. Lowell Thomas Nine In Epic Ball Game
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FDR arrives in his presidential car to a game on Quaker Hill in Pawling, NY. Lowell Thomas greets him.
Thomas chats with President Roosevelt before going for a refreshing swim to celebrate the day’s festivities.
FDR and Lowell Thomas.

A local band provides entertainment for the President and guests.
First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt watches a game between FDR's White House Purgers and The Nine Old Men with some of her friends George T. Bye (upper right), Deems Taylor (upper left), Westbrook Pegler (lower left) in 1938.
FDR talks with Pawling fans.


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