The Hoovervilles

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    • They were named after President Hoover out of mockery
    • Hoover was blamed for the wall street crash
      • They were named after President Hoover out of mockery
    • They were made out of tin, wood and cardboard
    • There was no  water or sewers in them
    • The blankets were made out of newspapers and they would tie horses to their cars because they can't afford petrol
    • Hoover blankets were the newspapers they used as blankets
    • Hoover flags were mens' pockets turned inside out to show they had no money
    • Hoover wagons were the cars with horses tied to them

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