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From the archives: Jan. 21, 1961

Kennedy offers world new start for peace

Vow to new nations: Won’t allow tyranny

Editor’s note: This article first appeared in The Boston Globe on January 21, 1961.

Washington — President John F. Kennedy started off his administration with high hopes today, acclaimed by the nation and the entire globe for his inaugural appeal that both sides in the Cold War “begin anew the quest for peace.”

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