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Matt Weinstock, June 17, 1960

June 17, 2010 |  3:41 pm

June 17, 1960, Comics  

June 17, 1960: A reporter filed a story saying that hotel rates were being raised so much for the Democratic National Convention that he was going to bring a trailer. The convention director took him at his word and canceled the reservation for his hotel room, Matt Weinstock says.

Ask Lester to get the raincoat back or to replace it. But don't you go collecting things your husband gave away, drunk or sober. P.S. Nudge Lester toward restraint on the giggle-water, Abby says.

On the jump, debutantes in hats and gloves!

June 17, 1960, Debs

Debs in gloves and hats!

June 27, 1960, Matt Weinstock

June 17, 1960, Abby