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Updated: 11/13/2013 08:00:02AM

President John Kennedy was assassinated Nov. 22, 1963. How do you think that affected our future?

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“We were in the Vietnam War then. The next President (Lyndon) Johnson who then took over wanted war. Kennedy didn’t want war. Johnson had Kennedy assassinated. That’s what I think.” — Ravis Blalock of Lake Wales.

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“I thought it was very sad. He was an impressionable president who lost his life too early,” Bethany Epps-Taylor of Lake Wales.

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“I was in 10th grade doing a religious paper in the local library in Pennsylvania when I heard the news and we all were sent home. I think it was a shock for no president, in recent times, had been assassinated. Who knows if he had lived what else would have transpired. It affected all of us.” Mary Luhr of Lake Wales.

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