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Jimmy Carter sends first text message

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

President Jimmy Carter joined the texting public this week.

Jason Carter, the former President's grandson and State Senator tweeted a screenshot of a conversation with his "Papa" after an appearance on the Colbert Report Tuesday.

The older Carter was recently in Plains with his wife Rosalynn in February to celebrate Presidents Day.

Carter served as the 39th President of the United States and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002.

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