Kevin White, former mayor of Boston, 82
Bill Brett/Globe Staff/File 1968
Mr. Whites interest in pursuing a political career had developed by the time he was in high school. He was captivated by my fathers career, recalled Terrence H. White, his younger brother, and manager of Kevins early campaigns. My father was a very charismatic guy, gregarious to the nth degree. Politics permeated the household.
Left: Mayor White prepares for a press conference on June 4, 1968 on a new neighborhood festival, "Summerthing."