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John F. Kennedy

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A Death in Emergency Room One

How doctors tried, and failed, to save President Kennedy.

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Kennedy Is Killed By Sniper As He Rides In Car In Dallas; Johnson Sworn In On Plane

Tom Wicker was without a notebook on November 22, 1963. Instead, reported Gay Talese, he “scribbled his observations and facts across the back of a mimeographed itinerary of Kennedy’s two-day tour of Texas.”

Here’s the 3,700-word masterpiece he filed.

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From That Day Forth

A quasi-oral history of the party that was JFK’s 1961 inauguration.