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In June of 1939, the U.S. performed host to 2 very exact site visitors. British monarchs King George VI and Queen Elizabeth have been coming to the United States. because it was once the 1st stopover at ever by way of reigning British royalty, it used to be an opportunity for the United States to construct a better dating with the British, particularly in these difficult occasions. at the household aspect, many of us did not have jobs, housing, or nutrients. across the world, Adolf Hitler, Germany's chief, was once threatening the nations round him and warfare loomed at the horizon. yet First woman Eleanor Roosevelt observed the stopover at as a chance for the United States to put aside its cares for it slow and expand a hot welcome and hand of friendship to the royal visitors. As a part of the festivities, Eleanor hosts an all-American picnic that incorporates scorching canines, a menu merchandise that shocks a few humans.

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