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This Chilling Letter To JFK's Press Secretary Warned Against The President's Visit To Dallas

The October 28th letter to White House Press Secretary Pierre Salinger cautioned the president against taking his scheduled trip to Dallas. The letter advised Salinger to remember the fate of William McKinley, who was assassinated more than 60 years earlier.

Posted on November 19, 2013, at 3:23 p.m. ET

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