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Details of a press conference by President Roosevelt on Canada, Monroe Doctrine, and the Neutrality Act, September 15 1939

Informing of a press conference, at which President Roosevelt promised to protect Canada against domination by another empire. It also discusses the Monroe Doctrine as extending to Canada, British Honduras, British, French and Dutch Guiana, British and French West Indies, and the islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon. Suggestion that question was planted by the President, and that support for Canada was based on making some amends for the negative impact of the Neutrality Act.
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