Monday, May 29, 2017

Camelot Remembered: John Fitzgerald Kennedy

A three minute video tribute to the 35th President of the United States, born May 29, 1917, 100 years ago today.

1962: President Kennedy welcomes to the White House Vermont governor-elect Philip Hoff and his wife Joan. Hoff was the first Democrat elected governor in Vermont in more than a century.

U. S. Senator John F. Kennedy takes a stroll on Main Street, just west of Church Street, during his 1958 visit to Burlington. He was accompanied by Fred Fayette (left), Vermont's democratic candidate for United States Senate, and Bernard Leddy (right), Vermont's democratic candidate for governor. (Burlington Free Press photo)    

Video: Person to Person classic interview: JFK and Jackie 

Sen. John F. Kennedy and his wife, Jacqueline, were interviewed by legendary newsman Edward R. Murrow in their Boston apartment one month after they were married in 1953. Includes a brief tour around their apartment. (Murrow, who smoked 3 packs of cigarettes a day, died of lung cancer in 1965.)

1 comment :

  1. "The Inconvenient Truth About the Democratic Party"

    A very interesting history lesson that all should read. Was someone offended by the truth? censorship in Vermont? Nah.


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