Invitation and program for the Texas Welcome Dinner, to be held in honor of President John F. Kennedy, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson, Gov. John Connolly of Texas, and wives, Municipal Auditorium, Austin, Texas, Nov. 22, 1963. The event was cancelled following Kennedy's assassination in Dallas, where Gov. Connolly was also injured. Invitation was issued by the Texas State Democratic Executive Committee. Horizontal fold lines. Program features Presidential and Vice Presidential seals, and seal of State of Texas, above facsimile signatures of respective office-holders, and portraits of Johnson, Kennedy and Connolly. Gives the order in which each party or individual was to enter, culminating with President Kennedy, who was to give an address. Trace foxing.
Two of the key pieces of memorabilia from Kennedy's fateful Texas trip. They sell for $400+ when offered separately. Here is a unique opportunity to acquire both at a great price. As close to history as it gets.