Detroit Free Press Newspaper for November 26, 1963, "President Kennedy Rests"

Summary

This Tuesday morning issue of The Detroit Free Press shows the way newspapers reported the developing news surrounding President John F. Kennedy's death and the funeral on Monday. The editors took the unusual step of devoting the entire front page and many following pages to the continuing events. This lengthy coverage was unusual and occurred only to report such major events.

This Tuesday morning issue of The Detroit Free Press shows the way newspapers reported the developing news surrounding President John F. Kennedy's death and the funeral on Monday. The editors took the unusual step of devoting the entire front page and many following pages to the continuing events. This lengthy coverage was unusual and occurred only to report such major events.

Material

Newsprint
Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Printing (Process)

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 23 in  (NOT folded)

Width: 15.25 in

Inscriptions

Printed at top of page one: The Detroit Free Press / President Kennedy Rests / New Evidence / On Oswald / Is Mounting / Nation Buries / Fallen Leader / Jackie Ignites / Eternal Flame /

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