Known as 'Silent cal'
1st President to be signed in by his das!
- Gained photo opportunities for publicity by posing in an Indian headdress, Golf in White house & Horse in the White House
- Put town Boston police strike 1919
- Believer of laissez-faire
- Believed McNarry Haughten Bill would lead to acute severe over-production
- Americans felt save in his hands
- Brought biggest economic boom
- In safe hands during changes
"Twenty million people are starving. Whatever their politics, they shall be fed"
- Head of food production board WW1
- Head of Commission for relief in belgium
1915- fed 7 million Belgium & French
- Secretary of Commerce promoted radio, TV and aviation
- A humanitarian (helped starving people)
- Economic Boom
- Al Smith a 'Drunkard''
- Pope would move to Al Smith
Al Smith- Democrat
- Ran for 1924 Election but KKK stopped him as he was an Irish Catholic
- Anti- Prohibition (rumoured alcoholic)
- Govenor of New York (brash)
- (Tammany Hall) Head of Democrats CORRUPT
- Al Smith under control of the Pople 9move Pope to CD)
Herbert Hoover--- 58.2% (40 states)
AlSmith--- 40.8% (8 states)
- About: Good Economy & Prohibition