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At sea aboard USS John C. Stennis
WAX2002022103 - At sea aboard USS John C. Stennis, Feb. 21, 2002, (UPI) -- A plane captain assigned to the "Screwbirds" of Sea Control Squadron Three Three signals to the crew in an S-3B ÒVikingÓ that the aircraft is taking on fuel. John C. Stennis and Carrier Air Wing Nine are deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. cc/US NAVY/Jayme Pastoric UPI
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Margaret Jane Stennis ____

John Cornelius Stennis (August 3, 1901 – April 23, 1995) was a U.S. Senator from the state of Mississippi. He was a Democrat who served in the Senate for over 41 years, becoming its most senior member by his retirement.

Born in Kemper County, Mississippi, Stennis received a bachelor's degree from Mississippi State University in Starkville (then Mississippi A&M) in 1923. In 1928, Stennis obtained a law degree from the University of Virginia at Charlottesville, where he was a member of ΦΒΚ and ΑΧΡ. While in law school, he won a seat in the Mississippi House of Representatives, in which he served until 1932. Stennis was a prosecutor from 1932 to 1937 and a circuit judge from 1937 to 1947, both for Mississippi's Sixteenth Judicial District.

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