1957: Eleanor Roosevelt’s pistol licence Amanda May 28, 2013 1950-1959, ObjectsFavourited 472 times Add to favourites “It was Eleanor’s determination to drive her own car that led to her pistol ownership. The Secret Service begged her to take an agent, a police escort, or at least a chauffeur; she refused. The pistol was a compromise” Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.