5" x 3" card which Cummings hand SIGNED March 18, 1955 in fountain pen. Homer Stille Cummings (April 30, 1870 – September 10, 1956) was a U.S. political figure who was United States Attorney General from 1933 to 1939. He also was elected mayor of Stamford, Connecticut, three times before, founding the legal firm of Cummings & Lockwood in 1909. He later served as chairman of Democratic National Committee between 1919 and 1920. Item #189
"To my mind the law is not a mere body of precedents. I visualize a living, vital, growing thing, fashioned for service and constantly being refashioned for further service." - Homer Cummings.