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Excerpts of Remarks by the Hon. W.M. Abbitt

Title

Excerpts of Remarks by the Hon. W.M. Abbitt

Description

A press release of Abbitt's prepared speech before the Cosmopolitan Club of Petersburg, Virginia. Declaring the nation to be "well on the road to socialism," Abbitt criticized the expansion of the federal government as a danger to the nation's financial stability and a "threat to the private enterprise system.”

Creator

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman 1908-1998

Date

1958-11-15

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Petersburg, Virginia

Files

Citation

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman 1908-1998, “Excerpts of Remarks by the Hon. W.M. Abbitt,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed September 23, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/331.

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