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GEORGE BUSH PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM

HD: Honoring their own

Three people who answer to the title of president honored one of their own Thursday by helping dedicate George Bush's presidential library at Texas A&M University. Bush said he's "the luckiest man in the world." Story, 4A

About the library

Location: Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

Cost: $80 million

Facilities: 69,000 square feet, including library of presidential and vice presidential records, museum, school, apartment for George and Barbara Bush to use when visiting the library or school

Collection: 38 million pages of documents, 1 million photographs

Open: Museum opens to public today; research room opens Jan. 20, 1998

Attractions:

+ Air Force One office

+ Camp David office

+ TBM Avenger aircraft like the one Bush flew in World War II

+ Piece of Berlin Wall

+ Replicas of American Patriot and Tomahawk missiles and Iraqi Scud missile

+ Personal history including 1925 home movie of Bush's first steps

+ Parachute used by Bush last year

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