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PX94-51-b15fCC Red Sox Opening Day at Fenway Park, 1964

PX94-51-b15fCC  Red Sox Opening Day at Fenway Park, 1964

Accession number: PX94-51-b15fCC

Description: Red Sox Opening Day at Fenway Park. Benefit game for the John F. Kennedy Memorial Library. Original Boston Herald caption, as published on 18 April 1964: " MOMENT OF SILENCE in memory of late President Kennedy was observed at Fenway Park yesterday before start of Red Sox-White Sox Kennedy Memorial Library Fund game. From left, Mrs. Patricia Lawford, Mrs. Stephen Smith, (partially hidden); U. S. Atty Gen. Robert F. Kennedy, U. S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy, Red Sox pitcher Dick Radatz, shortstop Eddie Bressoud, rookie pitcher Pete Charton and pitcher Bill Monbouquette. All Boston proceeds of the game were donated to the Library fund."

April 17, 1964

Russ Adams

Boston Herald