Herbert Hoover

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Herbert Hoover 31st President of the United States; in 1929 the stock market crashed and the economy collapsed and Hoover was defeated for reelection by Franklin Roosevelt (1874-1964)
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Usage

In literature:

Herbert Hoover is the most useful supplement of the administration.
"The Mirrors of Washington" by Anonymous
I have asked Mr. Herbert Hoover to undertake this all-important task of food administration.
"In Our First Year of the War" by Woodrow Wilson
Among the engineers employed was an alert, smooth-faced, keen-minded young American named Herbert Hoover.
"An African Adventure" by Isaac F. Marcosson
Herbert Hoover's memories of those days are filled with lively incidents and boyish farm adventure.
"Herbert Hoover" by Vernon Kellogg
Hoover, Mrs. Herbert C, 515.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
Herbert C. Hoover was appointed National Food Administrator, and after long delay his appointment was confirmed by the Senate.
"Current History: A Monthly Magazine of the New York Times, May 1918" by Various
After the committee had been going a few days, it secured the cooperation of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert C. Hoover.
"Under Four Administrations" by Oscar S. Straus
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In news:

Long before he became president of the United States, Herbert Hoover had experience helping people during large-scale crises.
Bush as Today's Herbert Hoover .
In the background is a parent in the Herbert Hoover High School husky mascot costume.
If a hurricane threatens the Lake Okeechobee area, experts say they can't guarantee the Herbert Hoover Dike will protect those living around the lake.
Some lists also include Herbert Hoover.
According to legend, the biggest thing that may have happened in Palisade was the possible attempted assassination of President Herbert Hoover in 1932.
When Mason Whitlock started repairing typewriters , Herbert Hoover was president and the Empire State Building was under construction.
Herbert Hoover By William E Leuchtenburg (Times Books, 208 pp.
Herbert Hoover Describes The Ordeal Of Woodrow Wilson .
Montana became the 41st state, Franklin D Roosevelt defeated incumbent Republican Herbert Hoover for the presidency.
Six players from Sissonville and five from Herbert Hoover earned places on the All- Cardinal Conference first team in boys soccer.
Herbert Hoover's youth-laden girls basketball team will most certainly run into a few problems as it navigates its way through the season.
Six players from Sissonville and five from Herbert Hoover earned places on the All-Cardinal Conference first team in boys soccer.
Herbert Hoover As the "Do Nothing" President.
FMI Presents Herbert Hoover Award to Richard Parkinson, Associated Food Stores.
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