I Like Ike

July 1, 1916: Ike and Mamie said “I do” 97 years ago today.

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Wedding portrait of Dwight D. Eisenhower and Mamie Doud Eisenhower.

source: Our Presidents

What’s NOT to like about young Ike? (Certainly those pants have the red hot Weiner beat.) Mamie. though, already looks like a handful. She was 19 he was 25.

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6 thoughts on “I Like Ike

  1. Handsome Ike and Mamie much cuter than I believed possible from my memories of her in the 1950’s. But what’s up with her thumb. Is that odd or am I mistaken?

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