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75 Years Ago This Week: Gertrude Stein Endorses Huey Long for President

Declaring that “Roosevelts come and go, but Longs go on and up forever,” Gertrude Stein, the expatriate writer and poet living in Paris where she had befriended Pablo Picasso, Ezra Pound, Ernest Hemingway and other prominent figures in the arts and literary world, surprised the nation’s political pundits 75 years ago this week when she endorsed Louisiana’s Huey P. Long [...]