This commendable, yet time-consuming undertaking was performed by White House employees and numerous volunteer groups from around the country. Each response was addressed by hand in black ink. These recognition cards, emblazoned with the Kennedy’s crest, said:
Mrs. Kennedy is deeply appreciative of your sympathy and grateful for your thoughtfulness.
Mrs. Kennedy is most grateful to you for remembering her and her family and deeply regrets not being able to personally respond to all those who have been so thoughtful.
Given that we just commemorated 50 years since President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, it’s remarkable to comprehend that I possess a token from this part of history.
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