Oral History

Geno Lawrenzi, Jr.

As a reporter for the Clovis News-Journal in Clovis, New Mexico, Lawrenzi believes his paper was among the first to report the death of Officer J.D. Tippit. In 1968, while working for the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner, Lawrenzi covered Sen. Robert Kennedy in California and the aftermath of his assassination. Recorded June 30, 2017.