|Text on Button||A WINNING TEAM Pat & Dick Nixon|
White button with red and white text. A black and white photo of the Nixon's is in the center.
|Curl Text||Green Duck Co. Chicago|
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Richard Nixon was the 37th President of the United States, serving from 1969-1974. Prior to serving as president, he was a U.S. Representative, a Senator from California, and he was the 36th Vice President of the United States under President Dwight Eisenhower.
Nixon ran for the U.S. presidency for the first time in 1960 but was narrowly defeated by John F. Kennedy. During the 1960 campaign, his wife, Pat Nixon was featured in campaign advertisements, and she is known for being involved and assisting in her husbands subsequent political campaigns, as well. Nixon was successful in his second presidential run in 1968, defeating Hubert Humphrey. He won a reelection bid in 1972 but resigned two years later in 1974, becoming the only President to resign from office.