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Kennedy Assassination / Anniversary / Peace Corps #113055

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 22, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) 25th anniversary of assassination of President John F. Kennedy featured; details given of Kennedy legacy, scenes shown from JFK's life and president, include the assassination film. Report introduced.

(DC: John Martin) Kennedy's call to service, such as Peace Corps, remembered; scenes shown. [KENNEDY - says "ask not what your country can do for you....."] Dvt. of Peace Corps noted; historical film shown. [Ex-dir. Bill MOYERS - comments on Peace Corps.] [Senator Christopher DODD, Chicago Bears president Mike McCASKEY, film director Taylor HACKFORD - recall their Peace Corps experiences.] Status of Peace Corps today noted; scenes shown. [Costa Rican information minister G. SABORIO-FERNANDEZ - praises Peace Corps.] [Peace Corps director Loret RUPPE - talks about the challenge today.] [Voice of KENNEDY - talks about Peace Corps.]

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John

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