Reel

Jack Ruby shoots Lee Harvey Oswald

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
540165_1_1
Yes
Dallas, Texas
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1963  (Actual Year)
B/W
01:52:20 - 01:55:05
Tape Master:
Original Film:
588
Jack Ruby shoots Lee Harvey Oswald - Footage of the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald, good angle to see Oswald durning transfer and shooting. MCU elevator doors, light panel of right showing car going up. Great wide MS Dallas police detectives getting out of elevator, officers JIM LEAVELLE and L.C. GRAVES escorting LEE HARVEY OSWALD from elevator. From behind shot of Leavelle & Graves walking Oswald into garage, Jack Ruby leaping from crowd and shooting Oswald-- here you can see that Oswald looks at Ruby, then looks away before Ruby jumps out to kill. Chaos as Ruby is escorted into the police station. TLS/MSs detectives & officers in basement office; pan left as Jack Ruby is hustled into the elevator by police. More shots hectic post-shooting scene in basement garage. MS bloodstains of LHO on floor of office.