A Warm Companion Celebrating Great Lines—Visual, Written, and Otherwise
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
While on an official visit to the Philippines,
the Secretary of War Elihu Root heard rumors that Taft was ill.
He sent a cable asking if the President was well.
Taft replied that he was.
Taft added that he'd just come back from a 25 mile trip on horseback.
Upon reading this, Root sent the following cable:
"How is horse?"
George M. Spencer
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