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Telegrams to Vice President Nixon and Henry Cabot Lodge

November 09, 1960

The Vice President of the United States
Ambassador Hotel
Los Angeles, California

Your hard-fought courageous campaign to carry forward the principle of sound government will have my lasting respect. It has been a matter of deep personal satisfaction to have served closely with you these past eight years and I shall always cherish your friendship. Best wishes to Pat and a salute to you both for your spirited and sustained work in the cause of good government.


Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge
Sheraton Park Hotel
Washington, D.C.

I salute you for 'a magnificent campaign in the finest tradition of a great American family. I shall be forever grateful for your effective service to my Administration and the country during these past eight years. Please extend my regards to Emily, and my best wishes in whatever your future may hold.


Dwight D. Eisenhower, Telegrams to Vice President Nixon and Henry Cabot Lodge Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/234577

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