JFK Memories

JFK Memories features notable posts from the JFK Memories Tumblr. Please add your own reminiscences at http://jfkmemories.tumblr.com
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We started this summer, asking our readers what they remember about the day in November when our president was shot in Dallas.
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Glenda Thomas was a San Francisco elementary school student in 1963. This month, she recorded her memories of November 22, 1963 and sent them to our Tumblr, JFK Memories.
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To commemorate President John F. Kennedy, this blog will update in more or less "real time" as events unfolded on TV and radio 50 years ago, starting with the arrival of Jack and Jackie in Dallas on Friday, Nov. 22, and ending with the president's funeral on Monday, Nov. 25.
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by Alan Moll
Lloyd Stableford
by Lloyd Stableford
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by Dave Farmer I was a senior in high school in Joliet, Ill. when I first heard JFK had been shot. Entering my next class, I saw my classmates standing silently near a radio as the announcement was made that JFK was dead! Several female classmates began sobbing as I fought back tears myself, probably because I had spent 20-30 minutes eating and speaking with JFK during his campaign.
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by Robert Proctor
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by Julie Burnett
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by Wendy Weber
on the river
by Tom Stachelek
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