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Former Presidents Look to One Another For Advice, Friendship

Bestowing Honors

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Bestowing Honors

Truman first met Ike when he presented him with the Distinguished Service medal in June of 1945; they had dinner that night. "He is a nice fellow and a good man," Truman told his wife, Bess.

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