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Boston's JFK museum readies for 50th anniversary of assassination
Boston's JFK museum readies for 50th anniversary of assassination

BOSTON — Major, sudden and tragic events create indelible images, mental snapshots that enable people, decades later, to recall where they were when they heard the news: the Sept. 11 attacks; the deaths of John Lennon and Diana, Princess of Wales; Pearl Harbor. And, of course, the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Nov. 22 begins the one-year countdown to the 50th anniversary of the tragedy in Dallas' Dealey Plaza. Millions of people, here and abroad, will recall the unexpected, violent death of this nation's 35th president. They also will reflect on his unfinished life, and probably the best place for such reflection is the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library...

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