Courant file photo
October 17, 1962
10/17/1962 - President John F. Kennedy attends a Democratic rally in Waterbury, CT. In his speech, President Kennedy discusses the importance of electing Democratic representatives from Connecticut in order for the nation to progress in areas such as labor, education, and social services. The President encourages his audience to re-elect Governor John N. Dempsey (at left, left), and to elect Abraham Ribicoff (at left, right) Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare.