"STAY OFF ALL OF YOU STAY OFF AND KEEP OFF GET OFF" —wire services message after news flash about motorcade shooting in Dallaswire services transmittals for the unfolding event, which is still horrific and gripping reading lo these many years later. (Right: the teletype printout of the UPI wire from Jacksonville, FL, from just before the first report of Kennedy’s shooting to the end of the day.)
The Kennedy Brothers: The Rise and Fall of Jack and Bobby by Richard Mahoney.
By one recent estimate, more than 40,000 books have been written on the Kennedy assassination(!) Larry Sabato, whose work on Kennedy's presidential legacy was profiled in a recent PBS documentary called The Kennedy Half Century, has this challenge for you on myths regarding J.F.K.
|This photograph of then-Sen. John F. Kennedy and his brother, Robert Kennedy, was taken in April 1960 on the night of the Wisconsin presidential primary. The President was only 45 when he died. ( Life/Stan Wayman)|