A Christmas Message from the JKF Library

The JFK Library has issued a special  Christmas letter that President Kennedy wrote to a little girl who was concerned about the safety of Santa Claus!  Here is the link:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5q7HJSMsq20

In President Kennedy’s last year in office, he successfully negotiated a limited test ban treaty with the Soviet Union.  From the Department of

State:  Here is the link: http://www.state.gov/t/isn/4797.htm

Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapon Tests

in the Atmosphere,

in Outer Space and Under Water

BUREAU OF ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION, AND COMPLIANCE

Signed at Moscow August 5, 1963
Entered into force October 10, 1963

On a personal note, if I may, this was a special Christmas surprise for me.  October 10, 1963 was the day I became a Peace Corps Volunteer.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Copyright © 2019. Peace Corps Worldwide.