New York: October 2, 1952. Autograph signature of the 31st President, great value item for any collection. SIGNED "Herbert Hoover", 7.25" x 10.5", on Hoover's personal letterhead, 1 p., off white stationary with 2 mailing folds, light ink smudge over "v". Note of sympathy, addressed to Mrs. Marcus Joffe. Addressed from the The Waldorf Astoria where Hoover spent the last years of his life. Fine. Item #1174
"Words are wholly futile, but you will know that your friends grieve with you over this irreparable loss. Yours faithfully, /s/"