In June of 1939, the us performed host to 2 very precise visitors. British monarchs King George VI and Queen Elizabeth have been coming to the USA. because it was once the 1st stopover at ever by way of reigning British royalty, it used to be an opportunity for the USA to construct a better courting with the British, specifically in these hard occasions. at the household aspect, many folks did not have jobs, housing, or meals. across the world, Adolf Hitler, Germany's chief, used to be threatening the international locations round him and warfare loomed at the horizon. yet First girl Eleanor Roosevelt observed the stopover at as a chance for the US to put aside its cares for your time and expand a hot welcome and hand of friendship to the royal site visitors. As a part of the festivities, Eleanor hosts an all-American picnic that incorporates scorching canine, a menu merchandise that shocks a few humans.
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