Tuesday, November 11, 2014
I should think that an ordinary copy of the King James version would have been good enough for those Congressmen.
Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933), U.S. president. Claude M. Fuess, Calvin Coolidge: The Man from Vermont, ch. 19, Little, Brown (1940).
When former president Coolidge was presiding at a meeting of the American Antiquarian Society, a member told him that the Library of Congress had just purchased a copy of the Gutenberg Bible for a fabulous sum.