PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 9, 1932 (UP) - President Hoover at 9:34 o'clock tonight conceded the election to Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt, his Democratic opponent. He telegraphed congratulations to the New Yorker.
Mr. Hoover's telegram follows:
"Honorable Franklin D. Roosevelt, Biltmore Hotel, New York City:
"I congratulate you on the opportunity that has come to you to be of service to the country, and I wish for you a most successful administration.
"In the common purpose of all of us, I shall dedicate myself to every possible helpful effort.