White House luncheon for Prime Minister Mohammed Maiwandwal.

a. Autographed menu. b. Maiwandwal speaks to President Lyndon B. Johnson and guests.
Washington, D.C., 1967

This former Ambassador to the United States (1958-1963) returned to Washington, D.C., in 1967
to meet with President Johnson. The luncheon held in Maiwandwal’s honor was a success, thanks
to his friendly remarks and to the creativity of the White House dessert chef.

Courtesy of the Lyndon B. Johnson Library. President’s Appointment File [Diary Backup],
“3/28/67 Prime Minister Maiwandwal of Afghanistan,” Box 59 (menu); C4831-6 (photograph).
Photograph by Yoichi Okamoto.


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