The Young Politicos
Photograph by Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times
Kennedy girls, from left, Eleanor Dudley, Susan Reeves, Jeanne Lytle and Marilyn Raran with Democratic Party official John M. Bailey of Connecticut.
One thing that struck me in going through the photos of the 1960 Democratic National Convention is the emphasis on youth. It’s difficult, for example, to find any reference to the Young Democrats at the 1956 convention in Chicago.
On the jump, photos from nearly all the candidates’ campaign workers. Curiously enough, there’s no photo of Sen. Hubert Humphrey’s supporters.
Los Angeles Times file photo
Johnson campaign workers.
Photograph by George R. Fry Jr. / Los Angeles Times
The young intellectuals – for Adlai Stevenson.
Photograph by John Malmin / Los Angeles Times
A hootenanny breaks out at the Stuart Symington campaign headquarters!