Official booklet entitled "Message of the President of the United States communicated to the two Houses of Congress at the beginning of the Second Session, Sixty-First Congress," delivered on December 7, 1909, published by the Government Printing Office, 5.75 x 9, 40 pages, neatly signed on the last page in bold ink, "Wm. H. Taft." In fine condition, with a paperclip impression to the top edge of the cover and beginning pages of the booklet, slight curling to the lower corner, and a "Library of Lawrence E. Miller" blindstamp to the last page. Accompanied by a custom-made presentation folder with gilt spine titling. Accompanied by a transmittal letter on White House letterhead from Taft's secretary, January 13, 1910, "inclosing herewith a copy of the President's annual message, which he has autographed as you request." From the Collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.
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