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President & Mrs. Ford read a petition for breast cancer
Image: A1170-18A

Event: First Lady Betty Ford's breast cancer surgery

Location: Presidential Suite at Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, MD

Description: President and Mrs. Ford read a petition, signed by all 100 members of the United States Senate, following the First Lady’s surgery.

Photographer: David Hume Kennerly

Date: October 2, 1974

Credit: Courtesy Gerald R. Ford Library

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