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Lollobrigida. The Vand and the Jules Stynes were
invited and a great number of French friends, and the reception
was in some other salons which were rather sparsely furnished
in the spirit of the 17th century, but it was the most marvelous
setting for a dinner I've ever seen. It was the right proportion
for the number of people, and often if you go to a very big --
well, for instance, the room in the White House, the dining
room never gives you any sense of intimacy, because it's
a very wide room and large. This was narrow and the people
were sitting down. They were separated by only a very narrow
table. It was a fascinating sight, a picturesque sight.
And this man's a very good host, Paul Louis Weiller, and
his house is in the center of a section of Paris called Le
Marais -- it was very beautiful.
Then one night the same spring --
That was given in your honor?
Was there any special event?
No, no, it was just given because I was in Paris.
Mrs. Blair was traveling with me and we were about to go to Spain.
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