A Snapshot in Time with George H.W. Bush & Sam Walton
“The American Dream means giving it your all, trying your hardest, accomplishing something. And then I’d add to that, giving something back. No definition of a successful life can do anything but include serving others.” – late President George H.W. Bush
It was March 17, 1992, with President Bush https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_H._W._Bush traveling to Fayetteville, AR, for bestowing on Founder of Walmart Sam Walton the highest civilian honor the “Presidential Medal of Freedom.”
President George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st President of the U.S., his funeral in Washington D.C. today, we recall his many attributes with a snapshot in time when he gave Sam Walton https://blog.walmart.com/heritage/20140327/the-highlight-of-sam-waltons-career-the-presidential-medal-of-freedom his award.
The story is told by Sam’s late wife Helen Walton https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helen_Walton to Gregg Hartung Passages Associate Producer in an interview he did with her in Youngstown, OH.
Click on the audio below for the feature length story in which you hear President Bush talk about Sam Walton and why he deserves the Presidential Medal of Freedom as Sam in his final days was dealing with cancer. Listen to the Passages I-Story now.
Rest in peace President George H. W. Bush.