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Press badge entitling its wearer to press privileges at the Texas Welcome Dinner, the night of President Kennedy's assassination. The Austin event celebrating JFK's arrival was slated for 7:30 p.m. on 22 November 1963, and he was expected in attendance as the guest of honor. Black and gold pass with white print bears the event title and names of Mr. & Mrs. Kennedy and Johnson. Stamped with serial No. 1029. Encased in clear plastic with a pin fastened to verso. Measures 3.75'' x 2.25''. Near fine.
Press Badge for JFK's ''Texas Welcome Dinner'' Scheduled for the Night of 22 November 1963
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