Northeast Joco

November 5, 2013

A touch of Camelot in Kansas: Remembering the night John F. Kennedy came to Johnson County

A group of Kennedy admirers will present a facsimile of the excitement of JFK’s visit to Prairie Village on Oct. 22, 1960, when it hosts “An Evening with Jack Kennedy” next week at Shawnee Mission East High School. The event commemorates the brief historical moment when Kennedy made Prairie Village the last stop of a long presidential campaign day.

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