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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
August 12, 2004

Remarks by the President Mrs. Reagan and Mrs. Bush in a Photo Opportunity
The Reagan Home
Bel Air, California

2:37 P.M. PDT

THE PRESIDENT: Laura and I are honored to come by and pay our respects to Mrs. Reagan. We really admire Mrs. Reagan's strength and her love of a great President, and her friendship. We really thank you for the tour of your beautiful backyard. (Laughter.)

MRS. REAGAN: I'm so glad you came -- so glad you came. Thanks so much.

President George W. Bush and Mrs. Bush visit with Nancy Reagan outside the former First Lady's residence in Bel Air, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 12, 2004.  White House photo by Eric Draper PRESIDENT BUSH: Thank you.

MRS. BUSH: Thanks so much.

MRS. REAGAN: I'm always happy to see you.

MRS. BUSH: Thank you very much.

MRS. REAGAN: And you met Duchess.

THE PRESIDENT: And I met Duchess.

MRS. REAGAN: You met Duchess.

MRS. BUSH: That's right.

THE PRESIDENT: Thank you all.

MRS. BUSH: Thanks, everybody.

END 2:38 P.M. PDT