showed the acknowledgment the club made to Penny Pines, a National Garden Club, Inc.
The final two years of the administration of President Benjamin Harrison; the election of President Cleveland
for a nonconsecutive second term; the election, reelection, and assassination of President McKinley; the first term and reelection of President Theodore Roosevelt; and the election and first two years of the administration of President Taft
But our ever-increasing reliance on the national government has, as President Cleveland
predicted, weakened our relationship to our fellow citizens.
In his book Fishing and Shooting Sketches, President Cleveland
made the following statement explaining his veto:
cut taxes at every opportunity, championed limits on federal power, vetoed more bills than all his predecessors combined (most often on the grounds that Congress was either spending too much, or acting in absence of a clear Constitutional mandate), and held that men should look to their neighbors and communities for charity when needed, rather than becoming dependent on the government.
In 1893, Waldo and others prevailed, convincing President Cleveland
to establish the Cascade Range Forest Reserve, from which the six National Forests and designated wilderness areas in Oregon's Cascade range originated.
Plans were made for the wedding to occur at her grandfather's home, but by the time she and her mother completed a year-long European tour following her college graduation, the grandfather had died, and President Cleveland
penned the invitations himself for a small, private ceremony in the White House on June 2, 1886.