Oral History

John Criswell

A recognized Dallas/Fort Worth broadcast journalist for more than twenty years, Criswell was an anchor/producer at ABC affiliate WFAA-TV (1973-90) and CBS/FOX affiliate KDFW-TV  (1990-97). As a young reporter at WFAA Radio in 1964, he briefly encountered Jack Ruby during his infamous trial. Recorded January 12, 2017.