JFK, Dallas, Parkland Hospital, Oswald. One president killed, a new president sworn in.
It was a day – a weekend – seared into America’s memory. Now, 50 years later, those memories remain strong.
Were you in Tacoma or Pierce County on the day President John F. Kennedy was shot? What do you remember? How were you affected? What did the killing in Dallas mean to you?
Please let us know. Where were you? When and how did you hear the news? Back in 1963, what did it mean for your family, for your life? What do you remember about that tragic weekend?
Please take a moment and send your reply by email to staff writer C.R. Roberts at c.r.roberts@ thenewstribune.com or send him a letter at The News Tribune, 1950 S. State St., Tacoma, WA 98405.