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President John F. Kennedy's visit to El Paso (1963)
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    Colonel Thomas G. Netcher (center) and Colonel Rick Hudlow (right)
    General Thomas V. Staten exits the plane
    El Paso Mayor Judson F. Williams exits plane, 3rd man back in sunglasses and hat
    Mayor Williams
    Texas Governor John Connally in middle of group in white hat
    Crowds and the press gather to welcome the president
    Soldiers and color guard line up in anticipation of President Kennedy's exit from the plane
    The official ceremonies begin
    Mayor Williams speaks and presents gifts to the President
    Governor Connally speaks and introduces the Vice President
    Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson introduces the President
    President Kennedy gives a brief address
    President Kennedy leaves the stage
    Troops stand at attention