Monday, September 5, 1960
On the “official” kickoff day of his fall campaign, September 5, 1960, for President, JFK was in the expected place for a Democratic candidate to be – Cadillac Square in Detroit – in front of thousands of union workers.
He had arrived the night before so as to be ready to spend the entire Labor Day holiday in a labor force bastion.
[300, p. 252]
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