Footage of John F Kennedy’s assassination in 1963 would become the most famous home-movie in history. Photograph: AP Photo

In November 1963, Abraham Zapruder, a Dallas clothing manufacturer, took his top-of-the-line Bell & Howell Zoomatic camera to the Dealey Plaza and(...)

Road workers on Elm Street in Dealey Plaza, Dallas,  yesterday – where John F Kennedy was shot on November 22nd, 1963. Photograph: Larry W Smith/EPA

Fifty years on, many residents of Dallas want to forget, not remember, Kennedy’s death. Still trying to shed the “city of hate” label tagged on to Dal(...)

 President Kennedy slumps down in the back seat of the presidential limousine as it speeds along Elm Street toward the Stemmons Freeway overpass in Dallas after being fatally shot. First lady Jackie  Kennedy leans over the president as Secret Service agent Clint Hill pushes her back to her seat. Photgraph: James W. “Ike” Altgens/AP
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  • November 22, 2013, 01:00

It can take a few minutes to spot them: a pair of white Xs on the ground along Dealey Plaza, signifying where President John F Kennedy was shot. Stay (...)

President John F Kennedy, first lady Jacqueline Kennedy  and Texas Governor John Connally and his wife  in the presidential motorcade moments before Kennedy was shot in Dallas,Texas, on November 22nd, 1963. Photograph: Reuters/Victor Hugo King/Library of Congress/

There are no signs to commemorate the route John F Kennedy’s presidential motorcade took through Dallas to the scene of his assassination a half-centu(...)