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Kennedy's assassin remembered at Dallas museum

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Minutes after personally witnessing the assassination of John F. Kennedy, Pierce Allman came across a man exiting the Texas School Book Depository and looking remarkably calm. 

This handout photo received October 16, 2013 courtesy of RR Auction shows Lee Harvey Oswald's Dallas Police mug shot after he was arrested for the assassination of former US president John F. Kennedy. RR Auction is holding the most extensive JFK auction of the year, fifty years after his tragic assassination in Dallas,Texas on November 22, 1963, offering a collection of museum-quality items relating to John F. Kennedy, his family, and the tragedy of his death. The live auction takes place on October 24, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. AFP PHOTO/RR AUCTION/HANDOUT/ RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO / RR AUCTION / HANDOUT" - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS

The man's name was Lee Harvey Oswald, 24, the former US Marine who defected to the Soviet Union then returned home and went on to kill the 35th president of the United States.

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