Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - President report
Theodore Roosevelt (teddy)
He was the first president to leave the country. He went to Panama while still in office.
He won the Nobel Peace Prize. He was also the first American to win the prize.
HE was the first president to be commonly known by his initials.
The teddy bear is named after him.
Maxwell House coffee once asked the President what he thought of their product. He responded: "Its good to the last drop".
After he left office in 1909, Roosevelt went on an African safari that netted many of the specimens that now stock the Smithsonian Institute.