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JFK Assassination a Case Study in Live Television News Coveragei
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November 19, 2013 1:53 AM
Fifty years ago, word of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy reached many Americans by television, a relatively new and unproven medium for news coverage. The events in Dallas, as reported by those covering the tragedy, became a case study for all television news organizations. VOA's Kane Farabaugh reports

JFK Assassination a Case Study in Live Television News Coverage

Published November 18, 2013

Fifty years ago, word of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy reached many Americans by television, a relatively new and unproven medium for news coverage. The events in Dallas, as reported by those covering the tragedy, became a case study for all television news organizations. VOA's Kane Farabaugh reports


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