MAY 25, 1986


MAY 25, 1986

Hands Up
In New Mexico, Hopi & Navaho tribesmen met in a hand-holding pow-wow.
21-year-old Brooke Shields on the George Washington Bridge, Bill & Hillary Clinton in Arkansas, and Kenny Rogers braved blistering heat in the Southwest.
Holding Hands
In Washington, DC, Reagan and his staff joined Rev. Graham, Olympic Gymnast Mary Lou Retton & Coretta Scott King in a line that went right through the White House Portico.
In Pittsburgh’s Three River Stadium, hundreds of Little Leaguers held hands with big leaguers as the line crossed the grandstand.
In Iowa, Jesse Jackson stood between a Motel 6-night manager and Mr. Goodwrench.
Through sparsely populated New Mexico, ranchers lined up cattle horn-to-hoof to fill in for missing humans.
In Pittsburgh, nuns held hands with members of the Hell’s Angeles.

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