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John F. Kennedy Funeral
Universal News newsreel footage was shown of scenes from President John F. Kennedy’s funeral.
Cuban Missile Crisis
President Kennedy announced a naval blockade of Cuban waters because of a buildup of Russian missiles there.
Newsreel footage was shown of President Kennedy proposing the formation of the Peace Corps.
President Kennedy News Conference
President Kennedy delivered a press conference. Four days earlier 1500 Cuban exiles had invaded Cuba at the Bay of…