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Saturday, November 18, 2017

Jack Ruby told FBI informant to "watch the fireworks" day JFK died: Documents

Jack Ruby, the man who eventually shot Lee Harvey Oswald, told an FBI informant to "watch the fireworks" on the day President John F. Kennedy was killed, according to new records the National Archives released Friday.

New records – first highlighted by University of Virginia political analyst Larry Sabato -- describe what an FBI informant later told officials about Ruby. Oswald shot and killed JFK on Nov. 22, 1963, in Dallas. The interaction on the morning of the JFK assassination wasn't officially relayed to the FBI until March 1977, and the informant was eventually revealed to be Bob Vanderslice of Dallas.




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"The informant stated that on the morning of the assassination, Ruby contacted him and asked if he would 'like to watch the fireworks,'" an FBI record dated April 6, 1977, says. "He was with Jack Ruby and standing at the corner of the Postal Annex Building facing the Texas School Book Depository Building at the time of the shooting. Immediately after the shooting, Ruby left and headed toward the area of the Dallas Morning News Building."

Vanderslice told the FBI in 1977 that Ruby said nothing to him immediately after the assassination.


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How, exactly, did Lee Harvey Oswald get a job at the Book Depository a month before the assassination? Note that the Kennedy's rout wasn't released until a few days before the assassination. And all three Dallas papers got the route wrong in their publications.

Only the Secret Service and the Dallas police knew that Kennedy would be going down Elm Street.

I think Jack Ruby was a cleaner, and Oswald was a patsey.

#1 | Posted by HeliumRat at 2017-11-18 10:54 PM | Reply

- How, exactly, did Lee Harvey Oswald get a job at the Book Depository

By a sequence of incidents that would involve too vast a set of co-conspirators to be anything other than coincidental... as has been pointed out to your little conspiracy cheese and helium filled brain previously.


#2 | Posted by Corky at 2017-11-18 11:15 PM | Reply

Crap, food for the conspiracy nuts.

Here, let me stir the pot. www.dailymail.co.uk

#3 | Posted by et_al at 2017-11-18 11:35 PM | Reply

#3 | Posted by et_al at 2017

Yes but this article posted here is not coming from the dailySmell its coming from CBS News which is considered a legitimate news source which the dailymail is not

#4 | Posted by PunchyPossum at 2017-11-19 12:10 AM | Reply


#5 | Posted by et_al at 2017-11-19 12:30 AM | Reply

Headline fail...

#6 | Posted by TXLIBERTARIAN at 2017-11-19 02:26 AM | Reply

#2 Corky

"It took a string of tiny things to put Lee Harvey Oswald in the Texas School Book Depository on November 22, 1963."

With a rifle. On a route that wasn't announced in the media.

#7 | Posted by HeliumRat at 2017-11-19 06:58 AM | Reply

It was a CIA hit all the way.


#8 | Posted by SheepleSchism at 2017-11-19 12:38 PM | Reply

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