Tribute to Mrs. Claude A. Swanson

By Julia Wyatt Bullard, 1907.
Gov. Claude A. and Elizabeth Lyons Swanson

To Mrs. Swanson — Most fit dispenser of the hospitality of the Old Dominion, and perfect type of her fair and lovely women.

In the language of Mrs. Donald McLean, “The Most accomplished hostess in America.”

To Mrs. Swanson — Governor of Virginia! For all Virginians echo the sentiment of her gallant husband when he says: “The women rule in Virginia. Mrs. Swanson is Governor of Virginia.”


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