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Russell on Kennedy Assassination--outtakes

On November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated as his motorcade passed through Dealey Plaza in Dallas, TX. Texas Governor John Connally also received multiple injuries in the shooting. In these news outtakes from local Columbia station WIS, South Carolina Governor Donald Russell reacts to the tragedy, expressing his shock, sympathy for the Kennedy family, and his hopes for Governor Connally’s recovery.
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MIRC ACE Award

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MIRC ACE Spring 2012 Winner
 
The Award for Creative Editing (ACE) celebrates innovative use of archival film footage for an editing exercise in MART 371: The Moving Image. View Past Winners.

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