Nixon signature timeline

Posted to Miscellaneous  |  Tags: ,  |  Nathan Yau

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  • I was in high school during the Nixon, and the subsequent Ford administration when I saw this in the newspaper back then.
    I was struck by this and figured it was due to President Nixon having had to sign so many many documents that he just speed up the process of knocking out his signature.

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