Monday, November 18, 2013
Schenectady grieves for assassinated JFK
By Jeff Wilkin
Capital Region Scrapbook
They stood silently at bus stops; they cried openly in the streets. They said prayers inside local houses of worship and listened as church bells rang late into the afternoon. America's president, John F. Kennedy, had just been assassinated. Three days later, government agencies and many businesses were closed and houses of worship held memorial services on the day JFK was buried....