https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hooverville

A "Hooverville" was a shanty town built during the Great Depression by the homeless in the ... Democrats coined many terms based on opinions of Herbert Hoover such as "Hoover blanket" (old newspaper used as blanketing). A "Hoover flag" ...

https://www.history.com/topics/great-depression/hoovervilles

Mar 5, 2010 ... However, the country's 31st president, Herbert Hoover, who took office in ... to shield the homeless from the cold were called “Hoover blankets,” ...

https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Hoover%20Blanket

(noun) An old newspaper used by bums as a cover while sleeping. Popular during the depression in 1930's USA. In reference to President Herbert Hoover.

https://www.ducksters.com/history/us_1900s/hoovervilles.php

The shanty towns were named "Hoovervilles" after President Herbert Hoover ... after President Hoover including the Hoover blanket (a newspaper used for a ...

https://www.thefreedictionary.com/Hoover+blanket

Define Hoover blanket. Hoover blanket synonyms, Hoover blanket pronunciation, Hoover blanket translation, English dictionary definition of Hoover blanket. n.

https://www.thevintagenews.com/2016/04/11/life-in-hooverville-photos-of-inside-the-shanty-towns-of-the-great-depression/

Apr 11, 2016 ... They were named after Herbert Hoover, who was President of the United States ... Democrats coined other terms, such as “Hoover blanket” (old ...

https://www.revolvy.com/page/Hooverville

Democrats coined many terms based on opinions of Herbert Hoover[6] such as " Hoover blanket" (old newspaper used as blanketing). A "Hoover flag" was an ...

https://www.allfreeknitting.com/Knit-Baby-Afghans/The-Hoover-Blanket

The Hoover blanket is a replica of a baby blanket knitted by former first lady, Lou Henry Hoover. This simple yet beautiful knit baby blanket pattern features a field  ...

https://www.flickr.com/photos/tonythemisfit/3272321734

Democrats coined other terms, such as "Hoover blanket" (old newspaper used as ... campaign, when Democrat FDR defeated Republican Herbert Hoover.

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/hoover-blanket

May 28, 2007 ... Make this vintage double knit blanket in one color or two, variegated or solid worsted weight yarn with a needle that will give you the correct ...