As the train left the station the crowd yelled: “I like IKE”. And soon he would be elected President of these United States.

With his wide smile and dashing military good looks, it was no wonder that Mary (Mamie) fell for Dwight David Eisenhower. Here Billy (IKE) is shown wearing military dress whites as he readies to take Mamie to the Inaugural Ball. The fanfare of his presidency is about to begin. The outfit includes military ribbon sets and medals and is fashioned from tropical lightweight 100% cotton. Click to play the music.

Designed by Carolyn Roth