Tuesday, February 17, 1953
February 17, 1953 (Tuesday)
JFK dropped in on a luncheon in room P-38 of the Capitol for Senator Willis Smith of North Carolina at 11:00 am and then met with his long-time, close aid Larry O’brien at 11:30 am.
At 4:30 pm he had a photo taken with a representative from the C.I.O. and then went onto a cocktail hour sponsored by the V.F.W at 6:30 pm in the Presidential room at the Statler Hotel, where JFK once lived.
JFK, who possessed much intellectual curiosity, took a”lesson” on Economics at 7:30 pm.