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Services Set; No Game, No Classes

By on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 8:09 pm.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 23, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Inter-faith memorial services will be held for President John F. Kennedy at 11 a.m. today in McArthur Court. All weekend activities have been postponed or cancelled, and classes will […]


World leaders express sorrow

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:04 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 26, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. By United Press International A man “with a deep religious faith, dedicated to healing the division among men.” This was John Fitzgerald Kennedy, thirty-fifth president of the United States. […]


New President Considered Able

By on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 3:56 pm.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 23, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. “The nation is very fortunate in having such an able man as Lyndon Johnson succeed to the Presidency,” Karl Onthank, professor emeritus in social science, told The Emerald Friday. […]


Group to consider Kennedy tribute

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:14 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 26, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Petitions asking to have Room 150 Science named “John F. Kennedy Hall” as a tribute to the late President will be given “careful consider,” University President Arthur Flemming said […]


Oswald and justice

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:06 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 25, 1963 issue edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Weekend events shake faith in American justice The incredible events of last weekend beginning Friday with the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and culminating with the brutal […]


America’s new First Lady — Jacqueline

By on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 3:52 pm.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 9, 1960 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald on the day following John F. Kennedy’s victory over Richard Nixon in that year’s presidential election. The text has been reproduced in its original condition. America’s new First Lady — Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy — believes her main duty is “to […]


Oswald and Justice

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:13 am.

The following editorial originally appeared in the Nov. 25, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The incredible events of last weekend beginning Friday with the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and culminating with the brutal slaying of alleged assassin Lee Harvey Oswald has […]


Dallas Businessman Kills JFK Assassin

By on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 3:58 pm.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 25, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald on the day following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The text has been reproduced in its original condition. Grieving Americans watched and listened with awe Sunday when a self-appointed executioner shot and killed the man accused of assassinating President […]


But let us begin

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:07 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 23, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. “All this will not be accomplished in the life of this administration nor in the life of this planet, but let us begin.” An anxious nation caught in the […]


Classes Resume Again Tomorrow

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:19 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 26, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Classes will not be in session today in observation of the national day of mourning for the late president John F. Kennedy. The regular schedule will resume Tuesday and […]


Johnson Visited State 1 Year Ago

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:04 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 23, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. President Lyndon Johnson visited Oregon just over a year ago. He was campaigning then in behalf of Democratic candidates, and at Medford he spoke at a rally and at […]


School Closure Asked Monday

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:14 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 23, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Leon Minear, state superintendent of public instruction, Friday asked that all public schools in Oregon close Monday. He made the announcement after Gov. Mark O. Hatfield proclaimed Monday an […]


Flemming Lauds Kennedy’s Work

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:03 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 23, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. University President Arthur Flemming issued the following statement Friday: At a critical point in our history, an assassin’s bullet has deprived our Nation and the world of the leadership […]


Foreign students share U.S. grief

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:21 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 23, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy.  University foreign students interviewed in the first shock of President John F. Kennedy’s death joined with Americans in feelings of personal loss and concern for the nation. Implications Expressed They […]


Students react in many ways

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:07 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 23, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The news spread rapidly. Students heard it from their professors in their 11 o’clock classes, heard it in the Student union Fishbowl when the jukebox was turned off and […]


JFK Memorial Services Draw Grim Crowd of 4,000

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 5:05 am.

The following article originally appeared in the Nov. 25, 1963 edition of The Oregon Daily Emerald in the days following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The University campus was a quiet place Saturday as approximately 4,000 students and towns-people walked through the rain to attend an interfaith memorial service for the late President John […]