Over the Hill

November 8, 2013

Recalling a presidential tragedy

In Paso Robles almost 50 years ago, I was late for work one day because fire hoses snaked through the intersection of 13th and Spring streets. Most Americans older than 55 vividly remember that day, even if we have forgotten the exact date: Nov. 22, 1963.

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Phil Dirkx

Phil Dirkx has lived in Paso Robles for more than four decades, and his column is published every week. Reach him at 238-2372 or phild2008@sbcglobal.net .