1940 September 12. "Bernie" [Bernard M. Baruch] TLS to Mark Sullivan; New York [City, New York].
Criticisms of the recent government actions, believing that they should have been implemented much earlier. Refers to statements he made in 1938 suggesting similar actions. "It has been a heart-breaking experience for me. The thing above all that I would like to have answered is why there was never any support forthcoming for a program that was so apparent, which would have saved so much suffering and perhaps loss of things dearer to us even than our lives."