January 17, 1961: A Weary President’s Farewell To The Nation

On a winter evening in 1961 the 34th President of the United States, Dwight David Eisenhower, delivered his farewell to a nation waiting to usher in a new and very young President on Friday.  What he said in that speech still reverberates today in September 2012. Here are some lifted sections: We now stand ten … Continue reading January 17, 1961: A Weary President’s Farewell To The Nation