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President Kennedy Home for Thanksgiving

Nov. 22, 1961 - President Kennedy came home today to celebrate a Thanksgiving 340 years and 40 miles removed from the original. The President’s mother will set the table in the “big house” tomorrow for 28 members of the family spanning 3 generations. Thirteen adults and fifteen children, not counting house guests, will be served New England roast turkey with cranberry sauce. The big house is the home of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Kennedy, the President’s parents.


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