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Description: U.S. Senate Majority Leader, and future President, Lyndon B. Johnson (1908-1973) kindly thanks Mr. Bill Buck for his “nice letter of February 16 giving me news of happenings in Arizona”. Johnson further tells Mr. Buck that he has been and expects to be “extremely busy”, and that he cannot fulfill his request for the Report of the Senate Preparedness Subcommittee, “as it has not yet been prepared.”
 
Lyndon Johnson, a Senator from Texas, became Vice President under President John F. Kennedy in 1961, succeeding to the presidency after Kennedy’s assassination in 1963. He was elected in his own right for a second term and is remembered for his “War on Poverty”, the Voting Rights Act of 1965, and for escalating America’s involvement in the Vietnam War.
 
Signed “Lyndon” on a sheet of “United States Senate Office of the Democratic Leader Washington D.C.” stationery that measures: 10 ½” x 8” and is dated March 7, 1958. Item #A00604.
 
Condition: Fold lines, otherwise very good condition.