On Tour with Jackie Kennedy: Feasting on Hydra to Parthenon Politicking (Part 4)
In headscarves, sandals, and sunglasses through most of her Greek vacation, Jackie Kennedy presented a different Persona than her formal appearance in the preceeding week in Paris, Vienna and London. Not wanting the American First Lady to fear the intrusions she had unexpectedly encountered in London and Rome during her vacation in their country, Greek Prime Minister Constantine Karamanlis ordered the highest level of security, exceeding that even provided for Vice President Lyndon Johnson during his trip there, an odd action since the Greek government insisted the trip was “completely personal” and “completely unofficial.” Nevertheless, no less a person than the
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Categories: First Ladies, On Tour with Jackie Kennedy, The Kennedys
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