Tag Archives: 1976

President Jimmy Carter plays softball in Plains, Georgia

The Bicentennial, the Candidate and the Carriage

Do you know where you were 45 years ago? OK, here’s a hint…it was the Fourth of July. And it was 1976. America’s Bicentennial. Democratic candidate for president Jimmy Carter speaks at Westville, Ga. on the American Bicentennial.©Ken Hawkins for TIME Magazine I was on the presidential campaign trail with Jimmy Carter. We were in […]


A 40 Year Anniversary and You’re Invited!

This year – 2016 – marks the 40th anniversary of a grassroots presidential campaign that swept  a virtually unknown farmer into the highest office in the land. We’re celebrating by inviting you to Plains – the hometown of President Carter this Saturday morning, September 24th, as we meet friends – both old and new – for the  book release of […]