Posts Tagged 'assassination'

CBS Will Stream 4 Days Of Its 1963 Live JFK Coverage

1963dallasThis week marks 50 years since President Kennedy was assassinated. According to TheVerge, CBS News.com will stream their original programming from 1963. The stream will start at 12:40 PM (Central Time, 1:40 PM Eastern) on Friday, November 22, the exact time it was originally broadcast 50 years ago, and will continue for four days.

The stream will be HERE

Read TheVerge article HERE

For even more, scans of St.Louis newspapers from that weekend are posted HERE.

 

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Classic Newspapers From 1981

HotMeatloaf.com, my site for classic newspapers has just added 11 pages from March 31, 1981. That was the day that John Hinckley attempted to assassinate President Reagan outside a Washington DC hotel. Scanned pages from both the St.Louis Globe-Democrat and St.Louis Post-Dispatch are included.

Read the papers from 1981 HERE

See what else is available HERE

A Secret Service agent with an automatic weapon drawn, moments after the shooting.

 

New Site For History Buffs

Hot Meatloaf.com just launched with the purpose of displaying scans of old newspapers. Currently, the only content on the site is some newspapers from immediately after President Kennedy’s assassination in 1963. History fans and people interested in old stuff may find something of interest there.

Go to Hot Meatloaf.com

Go directly to the 1963 newspapers HERE

Oswald Co-worker Talks About JFK Assassination

The Dallas News has this interesting report on the man who drove Oswald to work at the Book Depository the morning of the assassination. Read it HERE.


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