Cotton fields back home. I picked until my senior year. That was before they defoliated and the cotton was tall and had all the leaves that woul slap your face. How many pounds a day could you pick? My highest was 206 @ $3 a hundred!
Shortly after his acceptance of the Democratic Party endorsement for President. Senator (and future US President) John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963) and his wife, future First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy (1929 - 1994), smiles and waves from the back of an open-top car, Massachusetts, July 1960.