• Short Summary

    THE SPECIAL COMMISSION HEADED BY CHIEF JUSTICE EARL WARREN IS CONTINUING ITS LONG PROVE INTO THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY.

  • Description

    THE SPECIAL COMMISSION HEADED BY CHIEF JUSTICE EARL WARREN IS CONTINUING ITS LONG PROVE INTO THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY.

    ON FRIDAY, THREE MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION - ALAN DULLES, FORMER HEAD OF THE CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY; FORMER PRESIDENTIAL DISARMAMENT ADVISER JOHN MCCLOY, AND U.S. SENATOR JOHN SHERMAN COOPER, OF KENTUCKY - VISITED THE SCENE OF THE SHOOTING IN DALLAS.

    THEY, AND THEIR AIDES, STOOD ON THE RAILROAD OVERPASS SPANNING THE HIGHWAY WHERE THE SHOOTING TOOK PLACE AND LOOKED UP AT THE TEXAS SCHOOL BOOK DEPOSITORY, THE BUILDING FROM WHICH LEE OSWALD IS SAID TO HAVE FIRED THE FATAL SHOTS ON NOVEMBER 22ND.

    WHILE THE COMMISSION MEMBERS WATCHED, A SECRET SERVICE AGENT IN THE WINDOW FROM WHICH THE SHOTS ARE BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN FIRED SIMULATED THE ASSASSINATION WITH AN UNLOADED RIFLE.

    A WITNESS HAS TOLD THE COMMISSION THAT HE SAW A MAN WITH A RIFLE IN A SIXTH FLOOR WINDOW OF THE DEPOSITORY BUILDING 15 MINUTES BEFORE THE PRESIDENT WAS SHOT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAANZREVYPDF89R7FYE08R47ZZY
    Media URN:
    VLVAANZREVYPDF89R7FYE08R47ZZY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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