President Franklin D. Roosevelt - Farm Relief Bill

President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs the Farm Relief-Inflationary Bill, which gives him extraordinary powers over monetary inflation, May 12, 1933. Standing, from left to right: Reps. Wall Doxey of Mississippi; Hampton Pitts Fulmer of South Carolina; George Peek of Illinois; Samuel A. Jones of Texas; Louis J. Taber, head of the National Grange; Ellison D. Smith of South Carolina; man at rear wearing glasses is unidentified; Henry Morganthau, Jr., Farm Credit director; man in background unidentified; and Agricultural Secretary Henry A. Wallace. (AP Photo)

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