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Appointment of Mrs. Potter Stewart as United States Representative on the Executive Board of the United Nations Children's Fund


The President today announced his intention to appoint Mrs. Potter Stewart, of the District of Columbia, to be the Representative of the United States of America on the Executive Board of the United Nations Children's Fund. She would succeed Peter B. Teeley.

Mrs. Stewart has served as a volunteer with many organizations involved in youth, human needs, and international affairs. Mrs. Stewart has also served as a researcher for Time magazine and Life magazine, 1941 - 43.

Mrs. Stewart was born June 3, 1919. She currently resides in Washington, DC.