11 of 15: President-elect John F. Kennedy looks at a Button that Gore Vidal wears as he meets visits backstage after attending Broadway show ?The best man? at the morocco theatre in New York, Dec. 6, 1960. In center is lee Tracy and next to Tracy is Frank Lovejoy, co-stars in the show. Others are unidentified. Play, written by Vidal, has political theme. Kennedy is in New York to meet U.N. secretary general Dag Hammarskjold. Vidal ran unsuccessfully for congress in recent election. (AP Photo) (AP Photo/ Anonymous)

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