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running the concession stand at the Texas Theater where Oswald was apprehended. He says Oswald came in sometime between 1:00 PM and 1:07 PM, which is several minutes before Oswald supposedly shot and killed policeman J.D. Tippitt seven blocks away. Burroughs sold him popcorn at 1:15 (the very moment of Tippitt’s slaying). Most stunning of all was Burroughs’s revelation that, a few minutes after the cops came rushing in to surround Oswald and half-drag him out the front of the theater, a second man who “looked almost like Oswald, like he was his brother or something,” was arrested and taken out the back of the theater.20 Burroughs wasn’t the only witness to this. Bernard Haire, who owned Bernie’s Hobby House two doors east of the theater, had also seen police bring “a young white man ... dressed in a pullover shirt and slacks” out the rear door of the theater, where he was driven off. Told that Oswald had been brought out the front, Haire was bewildered and said “I don’t know who I saw arrested.”21 You’ve also got witnesses at the Book Depository building seeing Oswald walk out the front and get driven off in a car, and more witnesses seeing him go out the back and take a bus. There are more witnesses inside the building who claim to have seen Oswald in two places at once. So there’s quite the possibility that both of them, Lee and Harvey, were in the book depository at the same time. My hunch is that they were both part of a false defector program that James Angleton and his friends in counterintelligence were running out of the CIA. While Harvey was over in Russia, Lee was working with anti-Castro Cubans in Florida planning to bump off Castro (he was seen by a number of people down there at the same time). Harvey, the wimpy-chinned one in the photographs, was married to Marina. Lee, the thick-necked one, was used to set up Harvey. I believe it’s Harvey laying in the grave, and whatever happened to Lee, I have no idea. In Armstrong’s book, there’s also the matter of the two mothers. Apparently the real Oswald mother was quite an attractive tall woman, but then you’ve also got short, dumpy Marguerite. What proves to me that she was a fraud? In one interview she gave, she had Lee’s birthday wrong. I don’t know of a woman who’s ever given birth to a child that can’t remember the day. I can’t end this chapter without a few words about the national media’s role in the cover-up.22 The very first dispatch out of Dallas on November 22, 1963, came from the Associated Press: “The shots apparently came from a grassy knoll in the area.” That was the news in most of the early reports, though it was soon

Profile for HAROLD ARROYO, JR.

AMERICAN CONSPIRACIES, LIES AND DECEPTION FROM THE U.S. GOVERNMENT, JESSE VENTURA  

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