Lot 406: John F Kennedy Assassination Night November 22, 1963 TEXAS WELCOME DINNER Ticket
October 29, 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
John F. Kennedy Assassination Night November 22, 1963 TEXAS WELCOME DINNER PRESS SECTION Ticket
(JOHN F. KENNEDY).
November 22, 1963-Dated, Unused Admission Ticket to the, "TEXAS WELCOME DINNER" Honoring President and Mrs. Kennedy and Vice President and Mrs. Johnson," 2.5" x 6" on bright yellow card stock, with Stubb, Choice Crisp Mint. This scarce Ticket was for the (Texas) State Democratic Executive Committee's dinner for Kennedy and Johnson, to be held at 7:30 PM at the Municipal Auditorium in Austin, Texas. This dinner was to be held after the President's visit to Dallas earlier that day, but of course, Kennedy died that afternoon in Dallas. This particular admission ticket is good for "Balcony Only, Press Section," and is designated "No. 1396." This card is printed in black and red, in choice Mint condition.