The Road of George Norris

November 1942
New Republic;11/16/42, Vol. 107 Issue 20, p629
Focuses on the political career of U.S. Senator George Norris. Description of the family background of Norris; Information about early years of Norris; Challenges faced by Norris during his way to become a Congressman; Information about his association with U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Image of Norris in press; Comment on the opponents of Norris.


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