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[VIDEO] Oct. 19, 1963 | JFK Address at University of Maine (clip)

Oct. 19, 1963 - President Kennedy today cautioned Americans that, despite new rays of hope for world peace, “we still live in the shadow of war.” The Chief Executive, who flew from Washington to the University of Maine at Orono this morning, spoke to 14,000 in the university’s stadium and argued anew that the U.S. can work for peace without letting down its defenses.


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