“1949 Poem-Even more appropriate today!”

DAILY NEWS Friday, November 4, 1949 ODE TO THE WELFARE STATE Mr. Truman’s St. Paul, Minn., pie-for-everybody speech last night reminded us that, at the tail-end of the recent session of Congress, Representative Clarence J. Brows (R-Ohio) jammed into the Congressional Record the following poem, describing its author only as “a prominent Democrat of the…