Search the Archive

Kennedy Assassination: 25 Years Later (Part I) #318893

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 14, 1988
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Announcement of series on meaning of assassination of President John F. Kennedy to American given; scenes shown from Dallas, Texas, motorcade and shooting of JFK &John Connally. [PEOPLE - give recollections of event.] [Senator Edward KENNEDY - remembers brother.] Young Americans interest in Kennedy era described. [PEOPLE - discuss conspiracy theories.] Warren Commission report recalled; film shown. [Warren Commission attorney Joseph BALL - remembers.] CBS News poll on assassination outlined. [Warren Commission attorney Senator Arlen SPECTER - denies conspiracy.] Film shown of Lee Harvey Oswald. [Kennedy historian Doris Kearns GOODWIN - explains Americans' need for conspiracy theory.] Future reports previewed. [Ex-Kennedy mistress Judith EXNER -says there may have been Cuban and/or mob involvement.] [Woman who knew Oswald, Ruth PAYNE - believes Oswald acted alone.] [Nellie and John CONNALLY - recall Dallas trip and shooting.]

Rather, Dan

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.