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Dan Rather has cancelled his planned appearance to speak at the museum.

Dan Rather Cancels His Appearance to Speak

DALLAS/November 20, 2008 — Dan Rather has cancelled his planned appearance to speak at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza this Saturday, November 22, 2008. Scheduled to speak as part of the museum's Impressions of Jack Kennedy series, Rather was to share his experiences covering the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and other major events over the past 50 years. Visitors who had planned to attend the program should note the Museum will still observe the death of the 35th president on the day.

About the Museum
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza chronicles the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy; interprets and supports the Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District and the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza; and presents contemporary culture within the context of presidential history. Located at 411 Elm in the West End Historic District of downtown Dallas, the Museum is open every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday and 12 to 6 p.m. Monday. Audio guides for the permanent exhibit are available in seven languages, and a youth version is available in English. For more information, visit www.jfk.org or call 214-747-6660.

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