Telegram to Miss Keller from John F. Kennedy (April 8, 1961)
Transcription of Telegram
WESTERN UNION TELEGRAM
W.P. MARSHALL, President
The filing time shown in the date line on domestic telegrams is LOCAL TIME at point of origin. Time of receipt is LOCAL TIME
at point of destination.
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(LL) GOVT PD The White House Washington DC 8534P EST
The Dinner Chairman
Dinner honoring Miss Helen Keller sponsored by the District of Columbia Lions Club the Sheraton Park Hotel Care Asst Hotel Mgr on Duty WashDC
I want to send a word of warm commendation to Helen Keller as she receives the Humanitarian Award this evening from the Lions Club of the District of Columbia. Her example and her career have richly earned her this tribute and recognition.
With all good wishes
John F Kennedy.