White House Photographs
President John F. Kennedy, Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, and others attend the arrival ceremony in honor of President of the Republic of Ecuador, Dr. Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy. Standing on reviewing platform (L-R): President Arosemena Monroy; Carlos Julio Arosemena, Jr.; President Kennedy; U.S. Under Secretary of State, George Ball (in back, partially hidden); United States Ambassador to the Republic of Ecuador, Maurice M. Bernbaum; Ambassador of the Republic of Ecuador, Neftalí Ponce-Miranda. Those standing left of platform include: Ambassador of Nicaragua and Dean of the Diplomatic Corps, Dr. Guillermo Sevilla-Sacasa; Mrs. Kennedy; First Lady of the Republic of Ecuador, Gladys Peet de Arosemena; Naval Aide to President Kennedy, Captain Tazewell T. Shepard, Jr. Military Air Transport Service (MATS) terminal, Washington National Airport, Washington D.C.