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Here's how the new Williams and Gordon stationary looked when you fold up that dark maroon on the top.

Jack and Guy were staying at a pretty nice hotel, the Hotel Washington, just a block away from the White House.

Here's a look at the envelopes for that classy new "staty.".
That address, 6507 39th Ave NE" was really Roberta's sister Irene's house. Irene and her daughter, Kathleen, were in Hawaii staying with her sister Louise Smith, while her husband Gordon was stationed in Hawaii with the Navy.

Jack didn't get to present the official "Welcome Lane U.S.A." album to either Eisenhower or Nixon, but he did give it to Cong. Pelly who then presented it to the "Veep."

Not one to waste good stationary, Jack's second letter of the trip was typed on plain, bond paper.
See below for information on the "plane crash."

Jack and Guy were staying at a pretty nice hotel, the Hotel Washington, just a block away from the White House.



Here's a brief recap of the "plane crash story" Jack mentions. The crash was close to Black Diamond, Washington



PLUCKY WOMAN SETS TRAIL TO DOWNED PLANE.

Submitted by Stu Beitler

Seattle (AP) -- Rescuers followed a trail of blood left in deep snow by a plucky stewardess Tuesday and brought out 19 airline crash survivors out of the wild Cascade Mountains.

Six others were killed in the crash.

The bodies of the six dead were brought from the mountainside during the night, after the rescue of the living had been completed.

The DC-3 plane, chartered by soldiers to fly 22 servicemen from Scranton, Pa., and Washington, D. C., to Seattle, plunged into thick woods after one of its two engines failed and ice formed on its wings.

Arduous, day-long rescue work began after the stewardess, MRS. ADRA LONG of Berkeley, Calif., was spotted hobbling down the mountainside.

Her winding foot-prints were splotched with blood.

She had struggled six miles from the crash despite a long gash in her leg and severe chest injuries.

She told rescuers she regained consciousness after the crash "still sitting in my chair. I had been thrown clear of the plane."

The position: 40 miles southeast of Seattle at the 3,000-foot level. Snow was five feet deep.


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