Inside ARRB Table of Contents – Expanded

Research Notes: While it’s not an index, and it doesn’t include them all, yet, here’s an expanded Table of Contents with the addition of Subchapters, sub-subchapters and chart listings, with their page number. Hope this helps. – BK

Inside the Assassinations Records Review Board: The U.S. Government’s Final Attempt to Reconcile the Conflicting Medical Evidence in the Assassination of JFK
(2009) ISBN-13: 978-0-9843144-0-9

By Douglas P. Horne
Chief Analyst for Military Records, Assassinations Records Review Board

Dedication: Jeremy Gunn.

Table of Contents

Volume 1
Preface: Why Do I Care?
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
PART I: The ARRB Medical Witnesses
Introduction: Beginning My ARRB Journey
PROLOGUE: The Culture of the ARRB
Chapter 1: Epiphanies p. 25
Chapter 2: The ARRB Medical Evidence Depositions and Unsworn Interviews p. 59
Chapter 3: The Autopsy Pathologists p. 69
Illustration Section (Details Below)
Chapter 4: Autopsy Photography (Part One) p. 131
Volume II
Chapter 4: Autopsy Photography (Part Two) p. 255
Chapter 5: The Autopsy X-Rays p. 389
Chapter 6: The Morticians p. 589
Chapter 7: A Short Trip to Texas p. 641
Volume III
Chapter 8: FBI Agents Sibert and O’Neill p 667
Chapter 9: The Dallas Doctors Depositions – A Government FUBAR of Major Proportions p. 741
PART II: Fraud in the Evidence – A Pattern of Deception
Chapter 10: Two Brain Examinations – Coverup Confirmed p. 777
Chapter 11: Three Autopsy Reports – A Botched Coverup p. 845
Chapter 12: The Autopsy Photographs and X-Rays Explained p. 883
Volume IV
Chapter 13: What Really Happened at the Bethesda Morgue (And in Dealey Plaza?)
Chapter 14: The Zapruder Film Mystery p. 1185
Volume V
Part III: The Political Context of the Assassination
Chapter 15: The Setup – Planning the Texas Trip and the Dallas Motorcade p.1379
Chapter 16: Inconvenient Truths p. 1469
Epilogue p. 1777
Afterword p. 1797
About the Author p. 1805
The illustrations are located at the end of Chapter Three

Volume 1

Preface: Why Do I Care?

Acknowledgements

Part I: The ARRB Medical Witnesses

Introduction: Beginning My ARRB Journey

Prologue: The Culture of the ARRB p. 9

Chapter 1: Epiphanies p. 25

February 26, 1996: Boswell’s Skull Diagram. p. 25

March of 1997: Dr. Crenshaw and Nurse Bell Draw the Head Wound Seen in Dallas p. 27

September of 1997: The FBI Agents and the Autopsy Photographs p. 29

JFK’s Post-Autopsy Brain Exam: A Major Deception p. 35.

The Official Autopsy Photographer and an FBI Agent Impugn the Brain Photographs in the National Archives p. 38

September 25, 1996: The Oral Utterance by the Undertaker p. 55

Summation and Synthesis p. 56

Chapter 2: The ARRB Medical Evidence Depositions and Unsworn Interviews p. 59

Two Important Interviews That Never Took Place p. 64
(Paul K. O’Conner and James C. Jenkins)…

Chapter 3: The Autopsy Pathologists p. 69

THE EVIDENTIARY LANDSCAPE

The “Dallas Lens” p. 69

The “Bethesda Lens”

The Origins of the ‘Bootleg’ Autopsy Photos p. 77

The “Second Bethesda Lens:” Unraveling This Mystery Became a Major ARRB Staff Goal

OtherAutopsy-Related Issues

WHO WERE THE AUTOPSY PATHOLOGISTS?

Humes, Boswell and Finck

The Credentials of the JFK Autopsy Pathologists p. 80

The Dates and the Site of the Deposition p. 81

Three Distinct Personalities p. 81

ARRB Depostions Were Fact-Finding Events, Not Adversarial Proceedings

The ARRB Deposition of Dr. James J. Humes p. 84

Who Was In Charge of the Autopsy? P. 85

Why Was the Weight of the Brain Not Recorded at Autopsy? P. 88

Questions About Surgery of the Head Area p. 89

Was There Reconstruction of the Skull Prior to X-Rays Being Taken? P. 92

What Exactly Did Humes Destory By Burning In His Fireplace? P. 92

The Nature of the Entry Wound in the Back of the Head p. 101

The Nature of the Exit Wound p. 103

THE ARRB DEPOSITION OF DR. “J” THORTON BOSWELL p. 105

THE ARRB UNSWORN INTERVIEW WITH DR. ROBERT F. KARNI p. 126

STATUS OF OUR QUEST AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE PATHOLOGISTS’ DEPOSITIONS AND INTERVIEWS p. 129

Illustration Section (Details Below)

90 Illustrations over 40+ unnumbered pages

Chapter 4: Autopsy Photography (Part One) p. 131

The Paper Trail

The November 22, 1963 Photographic Receipts, the Sibert-O’Neill Report, and the December 5, 1963 Bouck Letter p. 132

Development of the Autopsy Photographic Images p. 135

Robert Kennedy Obtains Possession of the Autopsy Materials, with the Assistance of Dr. Burkley p. 136

The Burkley Inventory of April 26, 1965 p. 137

The Kennedy Family Deed-of-Gift Transfers the Autopsy Materials to the National Archives, Under Conditions that Prevent the Public from Seeing Them p. 138

Some of the Materials Transferred from the Secret Service to Evelyn Lincoln Are Found to be Omitted from the Deed-of-Gift – ‘Missing’ – Immediately After Donation by the Kennedy Family to the Archives p. 140

The Key Autopsy Participants Prepare the Numbered, Descriptive Catalogue of the Photographs and X-Rays That Is Still in Use Today p. 143

The Missing Sheet of Ektachrome Color Positive Transparency Film p. 144

Carl Belcher and the ARRB: A Confrontation p. 147

The November 10, 1966 Military Inventory Yields Nine Views of the Body and Brain of President Kennedy Used by the ARRB Staff at All of its Autopsy-Related Medical Evidence Depositions. P. 151

A Fortuitous Circumstance: The ARRB Stumbles Across Government Photographer Earl MacDonald at the National Archives, and Learns All About the Normal Standards for Photographing an Autopsy p. 152

Summary Comments p. 160

Outside Expert Review of the Autopsy Photographs and X-Rays p. 161

JOHN T. STRINGER AND THE AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS p. 163

HSCA Staff Outside Contact Report Regarding John Stringer and Autopsy Photography p. 164

The ARRB’s Initial Contact with John Stringer p. 166

The ARRB Deposition of John T. Stringer p. 168

Floyd Riebe’s Role at the Autopsy p. 176

FLOYD A. RIEBE AND AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHY p. 225

DR. EBERSOLE EXPERESSES RESERVATIONS ABOUT THE AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE BACK OF THE PRESIDENT’ S HEAD P. 240

FBI AGENTS SIBERT AND O’NEILL IMPUGN THE ACCURACY OF THE AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE BACK OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY’S HEAD P. 243

SYNTHESIS; ANOTHER EPIPHANY p. 245

ROBERT L. KNUDSEN AND AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHY p. 247 – 254

Volume II p. 255

Chapter 4: Autopsy Photography (Part Two) p. 255

JOE O’DONNELL DISCUSSES ROBERT KNUDSEN AND THE AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS p. 285

The ARRB Staff Conducts Its First Interview of Joe O’Donnell on January 29, 1997

The ARRB Staff Conducts Its Second Interview of Joe O’Donnell on February 28, 1997.

Analysis of O’Donnell Interviews p. 287

VINCENT MADONIA AND AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHY p. 292

VELMA VOLGER’S ACCOUNT OF THE DISPOSITION OF AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS p. 296

SAUNDRA K. SPENCER AND AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHY p. 298

DR. HUMES AND THE AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS

Testimony About Photographs Missing form the Autopsy Collection in the National Archives. P. 333

Joint Testimony (Unsworn) by Drs. Humes and Boswell on September 16, 1977 (In Closed Session) Before the HSCA Forensic Pathology Panel About the Location of the Entrance Wound in the Skull, As Shown In the Autopsy Photographs of the Rear of the Head. p. 341

DR. FINCK AND THE AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS p. 373

Testimony About Photographs Missing from the Autopsy Collection in the National Archives

Testimony Before the HSCA Forensic Pathology Panel on March 11, 1978 About the Location of the Entrance Wound in the Skull, As Shown in the Autopsy Photographs of the Rear of the Head p. 375

DENNIS DAVID’S RECOLLECTIONS OF WILLIAM PITZER’S DISPLAY OF POST MORTEM PHOTOGRAPHY OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY. p. 380

Inevitable Questions About Dennis David’s Pitzer Recollections p. 383

SUMMARY OF MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS (Chart) p. 383

TENTATIVE CONCLUSIONS p. 387

Chapter 5: The Autopsy X-Rays p. 389

THE PAPER TRAIL p. 391

The Ebersole-Kellerman Receipts, and the Contents of the Sibert-O’Neill Report

The Harper Fragment p. 392

Dr. Burkley’s April 26, 1965 Inventory and Receipt of Materials Transferred to Mrs. Evelyn Lincoln at the National Archives. p. 395

The Kennedy Family Deed-of-Gift p. 395

The Military Inventory Signed on November 10, 1966 p. 395

DR. JOHN H. EBERSOLE TESTIFIES BEFORE THE HSCA FORENSIC PATHOLOGY PANEL ON MARCH 11, 1978 p. 397

Additional Testimony About the X-Rays of the Body (chart) p. 413

DR. MANTIK INTERVIEWS DR. EBERSOLE p. 417

NAVY ENLISTED X-RAY TECHNOLOGISTS JERROL CUSTER AND EDWARD REED p. 419

Pages From the Past: A Possible Clue to Who Was Controlling the Autopsy is Pulled From the Trash ‘In the Nick of Time’ p. 478 (AF1 Andrews AFB Logbook)

Deep Background: The Rift Between President Kennedy and General LeMay p. 482

Dr. Ebersole Destroys an Assassination Record p. 490

SOME TENTATIVE CONCLUSIONS ABOUT THE AUTOPSY X-RAYS p. 540

THE CRUCIAL, GROUND-BREAKING WORK OF DR. DAVID MANTIK WITH THE AUTOPSY X-RAYS IN THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES, USING OFFICIAL DENSITY (OD) MEASUREMENTS AS AN ANALYTICAL TOOL. p. 541

DR. HUMES TESTIFIES TO THE ARRB ABOUT THE SKULL X-RAYS p. 563

DR. FINCK TESTIFIES TO THE ARRB ABOUT THE SKULL X-RAYS p. 579

OUTSIDE EXPERTS ANALYZE THE SKULL X-RAYS p. 583

FINAL CONCLUSIONS ABOUT THE AUTOPSY X-RAYS p. 587

Chapter 6: The Morticians p. 589

JOSEPH E. HAGEN

THOMAS E. ROBINSON

Gawler’s Documents p. 616

JOHN VAN HOESEN

A TENTATIVE, COMBINED GAWLER’S/AUTOPSY TIMELINE p. 620

THE SIGNIFIANCE OF THE KEY GAWLER TESTIMONY p. 627

AN EPIPHANY: THE POST MORTEM SURGERY TO THE HEAD WAS PERFORMED AT BETHESDA NAVAL HOSPITAL AFTER THE BODY ARRIVED, NOT ELSEWHERE PRIOR TO THE BODY’S ARRIVAL p. 630

Chapter 7: A Short Trip to Texas p. 641

Crenshaw’s Summary of President Kennedy’s Wounds p. 642

NURSE AUDREY BELL p. 644

DR. ROBERT G. GROSSMAN p. 655

A SIGNIFICANT SAMPLING OF PARKLAND HOSPITAL TESTIMONY CONFIRMS THE RECOLLECTIONS OF CRENSHAW AND BELL p. 659

Dr. Robert N. McClelland p. 655

Dr. Charles J. Carrico p. 660

Dr. Paul Peters p. 661

Dr. Malcolm Perry p. 662

Dr. Ronald Coy Jones p. 662

Dr. Marlon T. Jenkins p. 662

Dr. Charles Rufus Baxter p. 663

What the Parkland Testimony Does Not Say – And Why That Is So Important p. 664

Volume III

Part 1 The AARB Medical Witnesses (Continued)

Chapter 8: FBI Agents Sibert and O’Neill p 667

Previous Government Interviews of Sibert and O’Neill Prior to their ARRB Depositions p. 668

Arlen Specter’s Inteview of Sibert and O’Neill on March 12, 1964 (in which he reveals that Secret Service agents Kellerman and Greer have repudiated certain statements made previously to the two agents) p. 669

The ARRB Depositions of James W. Sibert and Francis X. O’Neill p. 682

Sibert and O’Neill disavow the Autopsy Photographs of the Back of the Head p. 690

President Kennedy’s ‘Oral Utterance’ p. 695

Confirm Humes’ Statement About ‘Surgery of the Head Area,…’ p. 709

SUMMARY p. 738

Chapter 9: The Dallas Doctors Depositions – A Government FUBAR of Major Proportions p. 741

Dark Forces at Work? p. 752

JEREMY GUNN DEPOSES FIVE OF THE PARKLAND HOSPITAL PHYSICIANS IN DALLAS, TEXAS ON AUGUST 27, 1998 p. 756

Part II: Fraud in the Evidence – A Pattern of Deception

Chapter 10: Two Brain Examinations – Coverup Confirmed p. 777

SUMMARY OF FINDINGS

Previous Efforts to Disseminate This Information p. 778.

A SUMMARY OF THE VARIOUS TECHNIQUES INVOLVED IN PRESERVING A BRAIN FOR SUBSEQUENT EXAMINATION, AND THE METHOD NORMALLY USED FOR EXAMINATION OF A BRAIN SUBSEQUENT TO ITS REMOVAL p. 780

THE TIMELINE EVIDENCE FOR TWO SEPARATE BRAIN EXAMINATIONS p. 781

Summary of Evidence in Support of a Brain Examination on November 25, 1963 chart, p. 791

Evidence of a Brain Examination Between Nov 29-Dec 2, 1963 p. 793

Summary of Evidence in Support of a Brain Examination Between Nov. 29-Dec. 2, 1963 chart p. 802

THE PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE EXPOSES THE ‘BIG LIE:’ AUTOPSY
PHOTOGRAPHER JOHN STRINGER’S TESTIMONY IMPUGNS THE BRAIN
PHOTOGRAPHS IN THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND CONFIRMS THE TWO-BRAINEXAM HYPOTHESIS p. 803
How John Stringer’s ARRB Testimony Impugns the Authenticity of the Brain Photographs in the National Archives p. 812

THE RECOLLECTIONS OF FBI AGENT FRANK O’NEILL AND MORTICIAN TOM ROBINSON REVEAL WHY THE REAL PHOTOGRAPHS OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY’S BRAIN HAD TO BE SUPPRESSED p. 812

HUMES’ AND BOSWELL’S DECISION NOT TO SERIALLY SECTION THE
FRAUDULENT BRAIN LED TO A WEB OF LIES, AND PERJURY BEFORE THE ARRB p. 813

Additional Evidence that the Brain in the Archives Photos Cannot be President Kennedy’s p. 820

REASONS FOR DOUBT p. 820

VINCENT BUGLIOSI’S ATTACK ON THE TWO-BRAIN-EXAM HYPOTHESIS p. 822

The Opinions of Others p. 827

Summary of Evidence for Two Separate Brain Exams Following JFK’s Autopsy chart, p. 832

EXPLAINING ANOMALIES IN THE SUPPLEMENTARY AUTOPSY REPORT, IN VIEW OF THE TWO-BRAIN-EXAM HYPOTHESIS p. 833

Brain Weight p. 833

WHAT HAPPENED TO PRESIDENT KENNEDY’S BRAIN?
CONGRUENT AND REINFORCING PATTERNS OF DECEPTION p. 839

CONGRUENT AND REINFORCING PATTERNS OF DECEPTION p. 842.

Chapter 11: Three Autopsy Reports – A Botched Coverup p. 845

LENS ONE: THE TENTATIVE AUTOPSY CONCLUSIONS REACHED JUST PRIOR TO MIDNIGHT AND WITNESSED BY FBI AGENTS SIBERT AND O’NEILL p. 848

Basic Conclusions of the Sibert-O’Neill Report p. 849

LENS TWO: RICHARD LIPSEY’S HSCA INTERVIEW REPORT REVEALS THE FIRST REVISION TO THE INITIAL AUTOPSY CONCLUSIONS—AND THE LIKELY CONTENT OF THE FIRST WRITTEN DRAFT OF THE AUTOPSY PROTOCOL p. 856

Lipsey’s Recollections of the Autopsy Conclusions p. 857

Tabular Comparison of Autopsy Conclusions in Sibert-O’Neill Report with Autopsy
Conclusions in the HSCA-Lipsey Interview chart, p. 861

Did the Conclusions in the HSCA-Lipsey Interview Become the Contents of the First Draft of the Autopsy Report on Saturday, November 23rd, 1963? p. 861

LENS THREE: THE AUTOPSY CONCLUSIONS WITNESSED BY RICHARD LIPSEY, EMBODIED IN THE FIRST WRITTEN DRAFT OF THE AUTOPSY REPORT ON SATURDAY, EVOLVE INTO THE FIRST ‘OFFICIAL’ VERSION OF THE AUTOPSY PROTOCOL, SIGNED ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24 1963 p. 863

The Change in Content in the Autopsy Report Signed on Sunday, November 24th, 1963 Redescribed the Cause of the Throat Wound p. 864

A Timeline for the Revision of the First Draft of the Autopsy Protocol p. 867

The First Signed Autopsy Report Was Definitely Completed on Sunday, November 24, 1963—But It Cannot Be the Autopsy Report in Evidence Today p. 869

The Receipt Trail for the Signed Autopsy Protocol Reveals That There Were Once Two Signed Autopsy Reports, and That One Such Version Is Now Missing p. 870

The Significance of the Secret Service Transfer in October of 1967 p. 871

Tabular Comparison of the Changing Autopsy Conclusions chart, p. 872

WHAT THE AUTOPSY REPORT FRAUD MEANS TO THE RESEARCHER
p. 878

Chapter 12: The Autopsy Photographs and X-Rays Explained p. 883

THE HSCA EXAMINES AUTHENTICITY ISSUES SURROUNDING THE AUTOPSY PHOTOS AND X-RAYS p. 883

The HSCA Could Find No Evidence of Fakery or Forgery in Either the Autopsy Photographs or X-Rays p. 884

THE ARRB DIGITIZES THE AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS FOR POSTERITY, AND IN THE PROCESS, INFORMALLY EXAMINES THEIR AUTHENTICITY p. 890

Unresolved Mysteries About the Autopsy Photographs: Subjective Impressions from Rochester p. 893

THE ARRB SPONSORS OUTSIDE EXAMINATIONS OF THE ENHANCED AUTOPSY PHOTOS BY TWO INDEPENDENT EXPERTS p. 900

HOW THE EXISTING AUTOPSY PHOTORAPHS AND X-RAYS WERE CREATED p. 903

Photographs Taken Immediately After President Kennedy’s Body Arrived at Bethesda p. 904

Photographs Taken Immediately After Clandestine, Post-Mortem Surgery p. 904

The Skull X-Rays Were Taken Immediately After the Clandestine Surgery p. 906

Autopsy Photographs Taken by John Stringer and Floyd Riebe p. 908

Photographs Taken After the Departure of FBI Agents Sibert and O’Neill p. 909

The ‘White Spot’ Explained p. 910

The ‘Red Spot’ Explained p. 911

Saundra Spencer’s Recollections Supports My Hypothesis p. 914

The Brain Introduced Into the Morgue – Another Mystery Solved p. 915

A SPECIAL DISCUSSION OF AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS 17, 18, 44, AND 45 (FIGURE 66) p. 916

A REEXAMINATION OF THE TESTIMONY BEFORE THE HSCA FORENSIC PATHOLOGY PANEL OF HUMES, BOSWELL, AND FINCK ABOUT THE LOCATION OF THE ENTRANCE WOUND IN THE SKULL, IN LIGHT OF MY OWN INTERPRETATION OF THE ‘RED SPOT’ AND ‘WHITE SPOT’ IN THE AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS. p. 942

ARRB Post-Script p. 953

FINAL COMMENTS ABOUT THE HSCA FORENSIC PATHOLOGY PANEL p. 957

RECONSIDERING EVIDENCE IN FAVOR OF PHOTOGRAPHIC ALTERATIONS p. 958

Possible Future Tests That Could Be Conducted p. 962

FINAL CONCLUSIONS ABOUT THE AUTOPSY X-RAYS p. 963

FINAL CONCLUSIONS ABOUT THE AUTOPSY PHOTOGRAPHS p. 969

SUMMATION p. 977

POST-SCRIPT: A SIGNIFICANT AFTERTHOUGHT p. 978

A Second Post-Script: Humes ‘Screws the Pooch’ During the JAMA Interview in 1992 p. 984

EPILOGUE p. 986

Volume IV

Chapter 13: What Really Happened at the Bethesda Morgue (And in Dealey Plaza?)

PROOF THAT PRESIDENT KENNEDY ARRIVED AT THE BETHESDA MORGUE IN A SHIPPING CASKET AND A BODY BAG—AND NOT IN THE CASKET AND WRAPPINGS IN WHICH HIS BODY LEFT PARKLAND HOSPITAL p. 988

Summary of Shipping Casket and Body Bag Witnesses chart p. 989-992

Two Key Witnesses Provide Unassailable Evidence That President Kennedy’s Body Did NOT Leave Parkland Hospital in Either a Shipping Casket or a Body Bag, and that JFK’s Body Was NOT Wrapped Inside a Clear or Transparent Mattress Cover at Parkland Hospital p. 993

Summation of What the Differences Between the Dallas and Bethesda Descriptions Mean p. 995

DR. HUMES’ WARREN COMMISSION TESTIMONY PROVIDES THE TRUE ANSWER TO WHEN THE AUTOPSY WAS CONCLUDED, PERMITTING SOME IMPORTANT REVISIONS TO THE MORGUE TIMELINE p. 998

Implications of This Revised Time fo the Conclusion of the Autopsy p. 999

HUMES COMMITTED PERJURY BEFORE THE WARREN COMMISSION ABOUT WHEN THE BODY ARRIVED p. 1000

Stringer’s Testimony to the ARRB Makes the 7:35 PM Arrival Time for the Body Reported by Humes in 1964 Impossible. p. 1001

THE ANATOMY OF A COVERUP: REVISED TIMELINE OF SIGNIFICANT EVENTS INSIDE THE BETHESDA MORGUE ON NOVEMBER 22, 1963 p. 1002-1013

STATES OF MIND p. 1013

Dallas: Aubrey Rike and Dr. Peters p. 1003

Bethesda: Paul O’Conner p. 1004

Bethesda: James Jenkins p. 1027

THE HSCA BURKLEY AFFIDAVID: TAKING LIFTON DOWN p. 1051

THE DESTRUCTION OF THE DALLAS CASKET BY ROBERT F. KENNEDY IN 1966 ENSURED THE CASKET CONTROVERSY WOULD NOT SURFACE, OR BE RESOLVED, DURING THE LATE 1960s, WHEN ‘THE HEAT WAS ON. p. 1057

‘ODDITIES’ IN THE PHYSICAL EVIDENCE THAT RAISE SERIOUS DOUBTS ABOUT THE WARREN COMMISSION CONCLUSIONS p. 1063

CE 399: The ‘Magic Bullet’. P. 1079

The Bullet Fragments Found in the Front Seat of the Presidential Limousine May Have Been Planted [ or: “Boring Is Interesting”] p. 1096

The “Air Force One” Audiotapes p. 1099

The ‘Wrong’ Rifle Is Found in the TSBD Building in Dallas: The Vanashing Mauser p. 1102

Deputy Sheriff Roger Craig Witnesses the Discovery of a .45 Caliber slug Across the Street from the Grassy Knoll. P. 1106

Testimony of the Missed Shots for Which There Are No Photographs p. 1109

Two Different People Were Seen on the 6th Floor of the TSBD Just Prior to the Assassination; One of Them Is Seen Escaping; and Oswald Is Seen In His Company After the Assassination p. 1009

Evidence of Crossfire in Dealey Plaza Was Overwehelming on the Day of the Assassination p. 1115

The HSCA Acoustics Study p. 1127

Josiah Thompson Sums It All Up in 1988 – And A New Research Paradigm Takes Over in the Mid-1990s p. 1132

WHAT CAN WE NOW CONCLUDE, IN THE YEAR 2009, ABOUT THE ACTUAL WOUNDS INFLICTED ON PRESIDENT KENNEDY’S BODY IN DEALEY PLAZA? p. 1138

Secret Service Agent Hill, p. 1140

The Moorman Polaroid Photograph p. 1141

The Dallas Motorcycle Policeman in the Left Rear of the Limousine Were Covered by Bloody Debris p. 1142

Two Bone Fragments Found in Dealey Plaza Are Consistent with a Fatal Shot from the Right Front p. 1144

What It All Means p. 1146

The Throat Wound p. 1155

The Back Wound p. 1157

Governor Connally Was Shot from the County Records Building p. 1159

The Limitations of What Is ‘Knowable’ Must Be Accepted p. 1160

Motion Picture Film Post Production Technician Moses Weitzman of New York City Once Detected the Presence of an Apparent Grassy Knoll Gunman in the Original Nix Film of the Assassination, Providing Further Evidence of a Crossfire, and Therefore of Conspiracy. p. 1161

The Government’s Attempt to Suppress Evidence of Crossfire in Dealey Plaza Immediately After the Assassination Is the Surest Indication of a Larage, Sophisticated Conspiracy p. 1162

THE NATURE OF THE MEDICAL COVERUP p. 1162

Robinson and Reed Provide Proof That A Clandestine, Modified Craniotomy Was Performed at the Bethesda Morgue Prior to the Autopsy on President Kennedy p. 1163

The Strange Warren Commission Testimony of Roy Kellerman p. 1171

Humes, Boswell, and the Medical Illustrator, Harold A. Rydberg p. 1177

Pushing People’s Buttons and Getting Them to ‘Play Ball’ p. 1181

Chapter 14: The Zapruder Film Mystery p. 1185

Volume V

Part III: The Political Context of the Assassination

Chapter 15: The Setup – Planning the Texas Trip and the Dallas Motorcade p.1379

Primary References Used to Study Planning for the Texas Trip and for the Dallas Motorcade p. 1379

THE SETUP: LURING PRESIDENT KENNEDY TO TEXAS, OR THE CHANGING ACCOUNTS OF THE ORIGINS OF THE TEXAS TRIP p. 1380

Vice President Johnson Was A Key Player Involved In the Origins of Texas Trip Planning in April of 1963. p. 1382

Governor John Connally Repeatedly Lied About, and Misrepresented, the Origins of the Texas Trip After President Kennedy’s Assassination p. 1385

The Crucial Role of Congressman Al Thomas in Luring JFK to Texas, and Why It Matters p. 1387

THE AMBUSH: ENSURING THAT THE MOTORCADE ROUTE WENT THROUGH DEALEY PLAZA ON ELM STREET p. 1389

Jerry Bruno Goes to Texas, and In Opposition to Governor Connally, Recommends Against the Trade Mart Luncheon Site; In Washington D.C., the Secret Service Concurs and Agrees Not To Use the Trade Mart p. 1391

The Luncheon Site Dictated the Motorcade Route p. 1397

The Final Details of the Motorcade Route Are Determiend, and Then Reluctantly Published p. 1398

Have You No Sense of Shame, Sir? P. 1400

SECURITY STRIPPING: HOW THE DALLAS MOTORCADE WAS MADE “UNIQUELY INSECURE” p. 1401

The Motorcade Escort for the Presidential Limousine in Dallas Is Cut In Half, and Directed to Stay Behind the Rear Wheels of the Limousine, by Winston Lawson, The Secret Service Advance Agent for Dallas p. 1401

ASAIC Floyd Boring Instructed Clint Hill Just Prior to the Dallas Trip That President Kennedy No Longer Wanted Agents Riding on the Rear Steps of the Limousine During Motorcades – And Then Recanted Years Later. Admitting That JFK Actually Never Interfered With Any of the Operational Procedures Followed by Secret Service Agents p. 1406

Emory Roberts is Identified as Another Secret Service Agent Involved In Security Stripping p. 1410

Numerous Arrangements Pertaining to the Dallas Motorcade Deviated from Normal Practice and Bring Suspicion Upon the Secret Service, the Agency Soley Responsible for All Aspects of Motorcade Planning p. 1413

The Actions (and Inactions) of Roy Kellerman and William Greer p. 1415

HOW INDIVIDUAL SECRET SERVICE AGENTS WERE LIKELY ‘PITCHED’ AND RECRUITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PLOT TO ASSASSINATE PRESIDENT KENNEDY p. 1418

Many Secret Service Agents Viewed President Kennedy as a Dangerous Communist Appeaser, Who Was ‘Soft on Communism’ p. 1419

President Kennedy’s Private Sex Life Created Deep-Seated Feelings of Disapproval and Disloyalty Among Some Members of the Secret White House Detail p. 1421

THE INCRIMINATING STATEMENTS AND ACTIONS OF BOTH LYNDON B.
JOHNSON AND JOHN B. CONNALLY POINT TO THEIR RESPECTIVE GUILT p. 1428

Lyndon Johnson Unsuccessfully Attempted to Have Connally’s Seat in the Presidential Limousine in Dallas Replaced by Senator Ralph Yarborough, His Political Enemy p. 1428
The ‘Victory Party’ at the Estate of Clin Murchison Proves LBJ’s Foreknowldge of the Assassination, and the Involvement of J. Edgar Hover and LBJ’s Financial Backers p. 1429

Governor Connally’s Brutal, Irrational Behavior During Trip Planning, and His Excited Oral Utterance During the Shooting, Indicate To Me That He Had Foreknowledge of the Assassination p. 1431

Lyndon Johnson’s Actions in the Motorcade Immediately Preceding and During the Shooting bring Suspicion and Dishonor Upon Himself p. 1433

LBJ’s Statements Prior to the Texas Trip, and His Own Psychological Assessment of the Situation Afterwards, Suggests His Foreknowledge of the Assassination, and His Knowledge of a Medical Coverup After the Assassination p. 1434

LBJ Reportedly Confessed His Assassination Guilt to a Psychiatrist After Leaving the White House p. 1435

THE EVIDENCE OF CROSSFIRE IN DEALEY PLAZA IS PROOF THAT A MILITARYSTYLE AMBUSH WAS SUCCESSFULLY EXECUTED ON ELM STREET p. 1436

Eyewitness and Earwitness Testimony, and the HSCA’s Acoustics Analysis Provide
Incontrovertible Evidence of Crossfire p. 1436

Two Distinct Impact Debris Patterns Demonstrate Shots From Both the Front and Behind p. 1439

Damage to the Limousine Provided Incontrovertible Proof of Crossfire and Conspiracy p. 1439

The Bullet Strike on the Chrome Strip Above the Windshild is Proof of a Shot Fired from Behind p. 1439

The Bullet Hole in the Windshield is Proof of A Shot Fired From the Front p. 1439

PROOF OF SECRET SERVICE INVOLVEMENT IN THE COVERUP OF THE
ASSASSINATION: HOW THE SECRET SERVICE AND THE FORD MOTOR COMPANY CONSPIRED TO SWAP OUT THE LIMOUSINE’S WINDSHIELD AND REFURBISH THE PRESIDENTIAL LIMOUSINE IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE ASSASSINATION, AND THEIR SUBSEQUENT ATTEMPTS TO COVER-UP THAT ACTIVITY p. 1442

The Mystery Is Resolved: The Windshield Was Swapped Out in Detroit on Monday, November 25, 1963, the Day President Kennedy Was Buried at Arlington National Cemetery p. 1445

Both the Official and Unofficial Record of What Happened to the Windshield Is Incomplete, and Is Replete With False Leads, Red Herrings, and Subterfuge Meant to Confuse Researchers and Investigators—As Well As Evidence of a Botched, Inept Coverup p. 1448

THE DESTRUCTION OF KEY DOCUMENTS BY THE SECRET SERVICE IN 1995 SUGGESTED THAT THE SECRET SERVICE COVER-UP OF ITS OWN MALFEASANCE CONTINUED, MORE THAN 30 YEARS AFTER THE ASSASSINATION p. 1451

A Summary of the Records Destroyed by the Secret Service in January of 1995 p. 1452

Chronology of Letters Exchanged Between the ARRB and the U.S. Secret Service Over the Destruction of Protective Survey Reports p. 1454

THE U.S. GOVERNMENT’S OWN FATALLY CONFLICTED ANALYSIS IN 1964 OF WHERE SHOTS OCCURRED ON ELM STREET PROVIDES INCONTROVERTIBLE PROOF THAT THE TRUTH WAS SUPPRESSED p. 1458

Comparison of CE 385, CD 298, and the Warren Report’s Conclusions chart p. 1462

CONCLUDING OVERVIEW p. 1463

Chapter 16: Inconvenient Truths p. 1469

LYNDON BAINES JOHNSON p. 1472

The Eisenberg Memo p. 1474

Did LBJ Obtain the Vice-President Spot on the 1960 Democratic Ticket by Blackmail? P. 1477

The TFX Scandal p. 1485

The Bobby Baker Scandal p. 1486

Was President Kennedy Going to Drop LBJ From the 1964 Ticket p. 1488

Madeleine Brown’s Allegations p. 1489

A “Smoking Gun” Army Intelligence Document: LBJ Is Linked to Oswald’s Friend George deMohrenschildt Prior to the Assassination of President Kennedy p. 1490

The KGB Fingers LBJ: The Ultimate “Smoking Gun” Document p. 1492

J. EDGAR HOVER p. 1497 – 1500

SEVEN DAYS IN MAY p. 1501

The Book

The Film p. 1503

The Document p. 1505

The Emissary Who Delivered the ‘Seven Days In May’ Message to the USSR p. 1506

CUBA POLICY p. 1511

The Bay of Pigs p. 1511-1523

The Approaching Missile Crisis: May 1961-September 1962 p. 1523

The Cuban Missile Crisis p. 1532

Post-Missile Crisis Policy p. 1535

Presidential Peace Feelers p. 1547

SOUTHEAST ASIA AND VIETNAM POLICY p. 1550

NATIONAL SECURITY ACTION MEMORANDUM NO. 263 p. 1595

VIETNAM AND FOREIGN POLICY RETROSPECTIVE p. 1609

THE CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY’S CLANDESTINE SERVICES BRANCH AND HEAD OF COUNTERINTELLIGENCE CARRY OUT THE WILL OF THE NATIONAL SECURITY ESTABLISHMENT AND REOVE PRESIDENT KENNEDY FROM OFFICE p. 1613

CIA Officials and Operatives Involved in the Assassinations p. 1628

David Atlee Phillips

David Sanchez Morales p. 1631

James Jesus Angleton p. 1640

Edward G. Lansdale p. 1648

The ‘Mafia Did It’ Red Herring p. 1649

THE ASSASSINATION TAPES p. 1654

A Comparison of the Polygraph and the PSE Machine p. 1655

THE AIR FORCE ONE TAPES: MORE EVIDENCE OF U.S. GOVERNMENT COVERUP p. 1660

THE KATZENBACH-MOYERS MEMORANDUM p. 1655

WHAT HAPPENED IN NOVEMBER 1963? A POLITICAL OVERVIEW p. 1668

NATIONAL SECURITY ACTION MEMORANDUM NO. 271 p. 1683

THE POSITIVE LEGACY OF THE KENNEDY PRESIDENCY p. 1684

Retrospective: The Legacy of the ‘Peace Speech’ and the Test Ban Treaty p. 1753

A Dignified and Proper Remembrance for John F. Kennedy Can Only Be Achieved in the Proper Historical Context p. 1768

Epilogue: The Education of a JFK Researcher p. 1777

AFTERWORD

Concurrent Lines of Research

Pet Peeves

About the Author p. 1805

The illustrations are located at the end of Chapter Three

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