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A Corps for All Ages

 

A reader writes, “My boss’s mother is the oldest Peace Corps volunteer (86), and serves in Morocco.” Here is an article about this lady, Muriel Johnston, with accompanying photo: She is meeting Hillary Clinton.

I’m reminded that Miz Lillian volunteered for the Peace Corps when she was in her late sixties. She served in India. (Don’t make me tell you who Miz Lillian was.) (Mother of the 39th president.) (Who was that? James Earl Carter Jr. — known as “Jimmy.”)

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