President Franklin D. Roosevelt - Securities bill

Franklin D. Roosevelt signs the Securities bill to legislation, regulating the sales of securities and providing protection to the investing public, May 27, 1933. From left to right, Otis B. Johnson of the Federal Trade Commission; Sen. Joseph Taylor Robinson (D-Ark.); Sen. Duncan Fletcher (D-Fla.); Rep. Sam Rayburn of Texas; FTC commissioner Huston Thompson of Colorado, who helped draft the bill; Henry Miller, attorney; Ewin L. Davis of the FTC; and William E. Humphrey of the FTC. (AP Photo)

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