Jack Gordon





President Ford Returns to Seattle in 1980

In 1980, Jack brought in former President Gerald Ford as the Keynote Speaker for the Pacific International Hospitality Show.


Ronald Reagan at Dinner, Seattle, 1969

Photo by John E. Walker, Seattle

A PORTION OF THE HEAD table are from left to right National Restaurant Association President Bob Power of the Nut Tree Restaurant, Vacaville, California, President Ford, Jack Gordon, and RASW's perennial Convention Chairman Victor Rosellini.


Gerald Ford, Victor Rosellini, Bruce Attebery

Photo by John E. Walker, Seattle

It's a good thing that there were several levels of head tables. Here's President Gerald Ford during his 1980 visit to the Restaurant Convention, shaking hands with Restaurant Association President Bruce Attebery along with a benevolent Victor Rosellini looking on.


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