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I well remember the day Kennedy was assassinated

By Black Country Bugle  |  Posted: January 04, 2014

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RE your article regarding the shooting of President Kennedy in The Bugle (December 5 issue).

On the day that President Kennedy was shot I was collecting in Stourbridge on the Wollaston Farm Estate because I was a credit salesman as featured in your paper in the July 11 edition.

That evening I called on a family by the name of Wyre (I think) in the maisonettes by the shops, and I went up the steps and knocked the door.

Mr Wyre came to the door and said: "President Kennedy's been shot in Dallas. Come in."

I said: "Whose shot him, Jessie James?"thinking he was joking, but alas he wasn't. The rest is history.

John Way,

12A Hinksford Park,

Wall Heath,


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