PRESIDENT GERALD R. FORD - TYPED QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 258845
Sale Price $342.00
GERALD R. FORDThe first VP to succeed a President who resigned speaks to the American people. Typewritten Quotation signed: "Gerald Ford", 6x4 card. Noted to be from his "Inaugural address/August 9, 1974".In full: "If you have not chosen me by secret ballot, neither have I gained office by any secret promises." Ford was sworn in by Chief Justice Burger in the East Room of the White House. The above quote was delivered towards the beginning of his address. In part: "I am acutely aware that you have not elected me as your President by your ballots, and so I ask you to confirm me as your President with your prayers. And I hope that such prayers will also be the first of many. If you have not chosen me by secret ballot, neither have I gained office by any secret promises. I have not campaigned either for the Presidency or the Vice Presidency. I have not subscribed to any partisan platform. I am indebted to no man, and only to one woman--my dear wife--as I begin this very difficult job…." Fine condition.
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