|FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT'S PAPERWEIGHT|
|FDR'S 1943 CHRISTMAS
PRESENT TO FAVORED
WHITE HOUSE STAFF-DESK MAGNIFIER GLASS PAPERWEIGHT
D. Roosevelt, an Inveterate Stamp Collector, Apparently Wanted to Nudge
his White House Staff Toward the Same Avocation. Although 300 Gifts of the
above Paperweights were Purchased by the President, Only a Very Few had
the Added Designation of Personalization for a Super Favorite
White House Staffer.
This was Presented to FDR’s Longtime Pal, that he first met when She was only 14. She was Toi Marya Bachelder, a fellow Polio, whom Roosevelt later had Join Him at The White House, as a Secretary. Toi Served FDR the Entire 12 White House years. Toi Bachelder is Featured at several other locations of this Website. About 25 Years ago, Ms. Bachelder, Gifted this Piece to Raleigh DeGeer Amyx.
|F.D.R. - AN INVETERATE STAMP COLLECTOR|
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The President Franklin Delano Roosevelt pieces in this collection may soon be available for selling or trading to someone who has the same shared historical appreciation for a museum-quality piece of history — as I have for the past quarter of a century plus. If you have a serious interest, simply fill in the contact form below and I would be pleased to enter into a confidential discussion via telephone with you concerning your interest.
Mr. Amyx is always looking for new and interesting additions to this portion of the collection, via trade and/or purchase. Also, some items may be available for purchase.
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