Friend of John — 1960

mark-lane2-with-jfk

Above a photo that was very hard to get with the future President.

Mark’s first photo with JFK was “lost” by Democratic political rivals in New York.

This one survived, and helped Mark win a seat in the New York State Legislature in 1960, a seat he heartily vacated for a Harlem rep a couple years later.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s