Nancy Reagan sitting on Mr T's lap! The photo was taken in December of when Mr. T was invited to Washington to help the First Lady unveil the White House Christmas decorations. At the time Nancy Reagan was campaigning the just say no to drugs for kids.
On September the first episode of The Muppet Show aired. The vaudeville puppet show, created by Jim Henson ran until March Happy Mustache Monday! To learn more about the Jim Henson and The Muppets, visit the NYPL online catalog.