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President Johnson At Party In His Honor

17 Dec 1968, Washington, DC, USA --- Original caption: 12/17/1968-Washington, DC: President Johnson attended a reception in his honor given by Negro members of his Administration. Here, the Chief Executive enjoys a laugh with the groupas he waits to be introduced by Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall. The President told the gathering there will be "a lot of bloody feet" on the road to equality before the major goals of the Civil Rights movement are met. (Original Caption)

17 Dec 1968, Washington, DC, USA — Original caption: 12/17/1968-Washington, DC: President Johnson attended a reception in his honor given by Negro members of his Administration. Here, the Chief Executive enjoys a laugh with the groupas he waits to be introduced by Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall. The President told the gathering there will be “a lot of bloody feet” on the road to equality before the major goals of the Civil Rights movement are met. (Original Caption)