Democratic senator from Texas (1957-71) who rode in the Dallas motorcade carrying President Kennedy in 1963. Item #39075
TLS, 1p, 8½" X 11", Washington, DC, 1963 December 5. Addressed to Gerald L. Arnholt. Fine. Writing on "United States Senate" letterhead two weeks after JFK's assassination, Yarborough graciously sends an admirer a photograph. Usual huge, bold signature in black ink. Accompanied by the aforementioned IPS, 10" X 8", Washington, DC, 1963 December 6. Near fine. Candid closeup portrait of a talking Yarborough at a podium, boldly inscribed and signed at lower right: "For Gerald Arnholt / With best wishes / Ralph W. Yarborough / U.S.S. -- Texas / Washington, D.C. / December 6, 1963."