Article (writing as the Hon. Harry S. Truman), "This Administration's Air Policy," Published in "Flying (USA)," December 1944, Vol. 35 No. 6, Pages 21, 156, 158.
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Did You Know?
[to a friend, the day after FDR died] I'm not big enough. I'm not big enough for this job.
In the 1948 presidential election, the right-wing Chicago Tribune, in a famous headline that was published before the election returns were completely in, declared that Truman had been "defeated" by Republican Thomas E. Dewey
. The paper got a rude shock the next day when complete election returns showed Truman winning the presidency by a comfortable margin.