1963: The impossible happened

 JFK assassinated, suspect shot

Read the front-page coverage of The Daily Record announcing the assassination on Nov. 22, 1963, of President John F. Kennedy and of the shooting two days later of suspected assassin Lee Harvey Oswald

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In 1963, solemn-faced spectators paused in front of a Stroudsburg store with a television set in the window as news of the fatal shooting of the president was announced.

 

 

As an added feature, readers may purchase front-page reprints of the newspaper’s coverage of Kennedy’s death.

East Stroudsburg State College students crowded around coeds Cheryl Fellenz of Wayne, N.J., (left) and Diane Dixson of Falls Church, Va., listening to a transistor radio.

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Pocono Record readers share memories of the tragedy 50 years ago.

Also, check out the photo gallery and anniversary story of Kennedy’s visit to Milford, just two months before his death.

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