From left, Mrs. Mary Harriman Rumsey, New York millionaire, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, and Rep. Isabella Greenway of Arizona, at the Junior League Ball at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC in 1934.

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When someone sees his or her Representative to Congress buying up all the rat traps in town, the question is obvious.

Congresswoman Greenway had a rat problem in her Williams area ranch and was determined to clean them out. She side-stepped questions of a political nature.

From the Arizona Daily Star, Sept. 1, 1935:

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