Mrs. Paine's Garage: and the Murder of John F. Kennedy

Mrs. Paine's Garage: and the Murder of John F. Kennedy

Thomas Mallon


approximately 40 years have handed given that Ruth Hyde Paine, a Quaker housewife in suburban Dallas, provided defend and counsel to a tender guy named Lee Harvey Oswald and his Russian spouse, Marina. For 9 months in 1963, Mrs. Paine used to be so deeply eager about the Oswalds' lives that she ultimately turned one of many Warren Com-
mission's most vital witnesses.

Mrs. Paine's Garage is the tragic tale of a well-intentioned lady who came across Oswald the activity that placed him six flooring above Dealey Plaza--into which, on November 22, he fired a rifle he'd stored hidden inside of Mrs. Paine's residence. yet this is often additionally a story of survival and resiliency: the tale of a religious, open-hearted lady who weathered a whirlwind of research, suspicion, and betrayal, and who refused to permit her enmeshment within the calamity of that November to overwhelm her personal lifestyles.

Thomas Mallon supplies us a traumatic account of generosity and secrets and techniques, of suppressed stories and tragic might-have-beens, of coincidences extra eerie than conspiracy idea. His e-book is in contrast to the other paintings that has been released at the homicide of President Kennedy.

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