JFK’s last night in Texas recalled

JFK’s last night in Texas recalled

President encouraged Mexican-American civil-rights activists in Houston
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President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy greeting Latino activists at a civil-rights gathering in Houston’s Rice Hotel in this black-and-white photo provided by Alexander Arroyos, taken on Nov. 21, 1963. Historians say Kennedy’s appearance at the Rice Ballroom – 49 years ago this week and the night before his assassination – was likely the first time a U.S. president officially acknowledged Latinos as an important voting block.
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