August 26, 1933 - Editorial - A New Economic Pattern, by George Lorimer
But it is senseless, it is merely unthinking, calmly to talk as if all the institutions of the past and present were outworn. (pg. 22)
Comments: As Ms. Thompson pointed out, undermining confidence in the existing system is essential for the dictator to succeed in replacing the system with his own. Also, this was the first issue of The Saturday Evening Post to have the National Industrial Recovery Act (NRA) logo on the magazine as mandated by one of FDR's new laws passed during the 100 day emergency session of Congress.