Left frame: Mrs. Rose Kennedy takes time out from handshaking to powder, as her grandson Joseph Kennedy III, looks on. The line continues (right frame) with Mrs. Kennedy seated on the arm of a chair after standing for a long time. Around 1,500 people passed though the line at St. Mary?s Auditorium on October 15, 1970. Wearing a gold lame midi dress, Mrs. Kennedy and other family members have been making appearances for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, who is running for reelection in November. (UPI Photo/Bill Manning/Files)
Saint Catherine's Monastery, Mount Sinai, Egypt, 16th century
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