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Toasts of President and President Betancourt, 19 February 1963

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-042-042
    Title:
    Toasts of President and President Betancourt, 19 February 1963
    Date(s) of Materials:
    19 February 1963
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's toast to President Romulo Betancourt of Venezuela in the White House Private Dining Room. In his speech President Kennedy discusses the material inadequacy but philosophical soundness of the Alliance for Progress, noting that the United States has recently ignored Latin America while paying undo attention to the state of affairs in European nations. Materials in this folder include a press copy of the speech and a memorandum with talking points. The press copy also includes remarks from President Betancourt on transforming the social and economic structures of many Latin American nations.
    Extent:
    6 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    03.
    Series Name:
    Speech Files.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Speech Files. Toasts of President and President Betancourt, 19 February 1963
    Place(s):
    Venezuela
    Physical Description:
    6 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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