Oral History

Mary Woodward Pillsworth

A women’s news reporter for The Dallas Morning News in 1963, Pillsworth witnessed the assassination from the north side of Elm Street and immediately wrote an eyewitness account for her newspaper. The following year she joined the Peace Corps and served in Brazil. Recorded November 21, 2013, and November 7, 2015.

Ms. Pillsworth passed away on April 11, 2017.