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Women, Crabs, And Politics

For Release: September 8, 2004
College Station, TX -

Former U.S. ambassador to Great Britain, Anne Armstrong, is the next featured speaker in the Bush Museum Issues Forum. On September 9th, she will be discussing Women, Crabs, and Politics, at 7:00 p.m. in the orientation theater of the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

Mrs. Armstrong was appointed a regent of Texas A&M University System in 1997 and currently serves as chairman of the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C. She was U.S. ambassador to Great Britain from 1976 to 1977 and was chairman of the President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board from 1981 to 1990. Mrs. Armstrong was the first woman appointed counselor to the president with Cabinet rank by Presidents Nixon and Ford (1973-1974).

Anne L. Armstrong was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. She received her B.A. degree from Vassar, and in 1950 she married Tobin Armstrong and moved to the Armstrong Ranch, which her husband operates in Armstrong, Texas.

Admission to this event is free, however reservations are requested and can be made by contacting Amanda Urrutia at 979-691-4015 or via e-mail to amanda.urrutia@nara.gov.

George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
1000 George Bush Drive West, College Station, Texas 77845
Telephone: (979) 691-4000 | Facsimile: (979) 691-4050 | TTY: (979) 691-4091