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    John F. Kennedy Typed Letter Signed "Jack" as a senator with handwritten note. One page, 8" x 10.5", on "United States Senate" letterhead, Washington, July 8, 1957, to Senator Lister Hill regarding minimum wage legislation. JFK writes, in full:

    "If it is acceptable to you, I think that we should have one more meeting of the Labor Committee in an attempt to report minimum wage legislation. I have contacted Senators Morse and McNamara, who have indicated that they will be available on Wednesday morning, July 10."

    He follows up his letter with a short note on the bottom, in blue ink, reading: "If this is not satisfactory perhaps we could meet next week." Kennedy was an outspoken advocate of minimum wage. Smoothed folds and uneven toning. Else fine.


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