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WHAT’S HAPPENING: Nixon sandwich speaker; personal assistant training | Entertainment
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WHAT’S HAPPENING: Nixon sandwich speaker; personal assistant training | Entertainment

Nixon sandwich topic of history gatheringSULLIVAN — Stories about the day Richard Nixon spoke to thousands at Sullivan's Buffalo Celebration during his presidential campaign in 1960 will be presented by Steve Jenne at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept 15, at the Moultrie County History Center, 1303 Hamilton St., Sullivan.Jenne of Springfield, formerly of Sullivan, was a Boy Scout acting as security during one of the biggest events in Sullivan's history. He picked up Nixon's half-eaten sandwich, took it home and put it in the freezer. Many years later, Jenne and the sandwich appeared on the "The Tonight Show" and "I Got a Secret" in New York, among other venues. "The Sandwich that Changed My Life", a book by Scot England, will be available.The public is invited to attend.Personal as...