Decades before Maurice “Mickey” Carroll was the Director of the Quinnipiac Poll, he was a reporter for the now-defunct Herald Tribune. He ended up a few feet from Jack Ruby when he shot and killed Lee Harvey Oswald at Dallas Police headquarters.
There are portraits of JFK in the library, the office and the hallways of the Westchester County high school.
To mark the 50th anniversary of JFK’s assassination, CBS News is launching a week’s worth of coverage with a CBS News prime time special set to air Saturday, Nov. 16 at 9 p.m.
November 24th, 1963. The basement of the Dallas city jail. Enter Lee Harvey Oswald. Enter Jack Ruby. Exit common sense.
In this Eye On New York segment, CBS 2′s Don Dahler speaks with the secret service agents who were assigned to protect President John F. Kennedy on that fateful day in Dallas.