White House Photographs
President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy visit with dignitaries of Mexico during a departure ceremony in honor of President and Mrs. Kennedy, following their state visit to Mexico. Also pictured: President of Mexico, Adolfo López Mateos; First Lady of Mexico, Eva Sámano de López Mateos; Eva López Mateos; Chief of Protocol of Mexico, Federico A. Mariscal; Chief of the Presidential General Staff of Mexico, Major General José Gómez Huerta; U.S. State Department interpreter, Donald Barnes; Military Aide to President Kennedy, General Chester V. Clifton; General Cristóbal Guzmán Cárdenas; Governor of the Federal District of Mexico, Ernesto P. Uruchurtu; Special Assistant to President López Mateos, Justo Sierra; Director General of the Institute of Social Security of Mexico, Benito Coquet; White House Secret Service agent, Gerald A. "Jerry" Behn. Members of an honor guard stand in the background. Benito Juárez International Airport, Mexico City, Mexico.