scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 2,336
On November 22 1963 President John F Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas Texas The shots came at 1230 pm This took place just as the presidential motorcade slowly passed through downtown Dallas President Kennedy was shot twice and fatally wounded Also wounded was Governor John B Connally of Texas who was sitting directly in front of the President The President was immediately rushed to Parkland Hospital where he died at 100 pm Desperate efforts to save his life were made Comptons Encyclopedia Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested less than one hour later He was arrested in connection with the murder of JD Tippit a Dallas policeman Oswald was immediately suspected on the shooting of the President and was charged early the next morning with the assassination There are two very controversial issues dealing with the assassination One is whether Oswald could have fired the three shots in the time allotted and if the nearly whole bullet which was the Warren Commission Exhibit 399 could have passed through the President out his neck and then causing all of Governor Connallys wounds This bullet was found on the stretcher in the Parkland Hospital Comptons Encyclopedia IN 1964 and 1978 The Warren Commission and the House Select Committee did the best they could with photographic and computer technology With the scientific advances we had since then give us such better enhancements of the film taken There is one film that is far the most crucial All or part of the assassination was taken on film by many witnesses who had eight-mm movie cameras or still cameras The one shot by Dallas dressmaker Abraham Zapruder was a color film in an eight-mm movie camera It followed the Presidents car from the time it turned from Houston Street onto Elm Street It stayed on the car through the entire assassination Zapruder was sitting on a concrete divider on top of the grassy knoll There was nothing blocking his view of
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA