HODDING CARTER III President Jimmy Carter’s Assistant Secretary of State signs this typed letter, giving thanks to a Miss Toni Currin Typed letter signed: “Hodding Carter III” in blue ink. 1 page, 8½x11. Letterhead reading: “Assistant Secretary of State/Washington D.C. 20520. Dated November 15, 1977. In Full: “Dear Miss Currin: Thank you for your kind note. I enjoyed the opportunity to talk with folks from the 6th Congressional District and I am happy to hear that the talks went over. I particularly appreciate the good luck wishes, since this job requires more than its share of luck for success. Cordially, Hodding Carter III”. Hodding Carter III (b. 1935) is a journalist turned politician who is best known for working as the Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs during the Jimmy Carter administration. In 1959, he worked as a reporter for the Delta Democrat-Times and soon after became the paper’s managing editor and associate publisher. He covered the civil rights movement, as well as several other prominent issues. Carter wrote the book The South Strikes Back and won the National Profession Journalism Society Award for Editorial Writing in 1961. After Ronald Reagan was elected, Carter moved to television and held several different positions with different networks, while also writing op-ed columns for different newspapers, including the Wall Street Journal. Fine condition. – Please contact us if you have any questions or require additional information. HFSID 83607
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