Van Heusen and Cahn's 'High Hopes' for JFK

Jimmy Van Heusen and Sammy Cahn's "High Hopes," written in 1959, captured the optimistic mood of the nation and the attention of presidential hopeful John F. Kennedy. "Jimmy Van Heusen: Swingin' With Frank and Bing" premieres on PBS on Aug. 9. (Credit: PBS)

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