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[Affidavit by Grant Lappin]

Description: Affidavit by Grant Lappin which states that he has presented a "true and exact copy of the original personnel jacket of Officer J. D. Tippit."
Date: November 23, 1976
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by H. W. Hill #1]

Description: Statement made by H. W. Hill. Hill states that an agent of the FBI came to the property room and stated that the Minox Camera which appeared on an invoice sheet was not received by the FBI.
Date: October 15, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by H. W. Hill #2]

Description: Carbon copy of an affidavit made by H. W. Hill. Hill states that an agent of the FBI came to the property room and stated that the Minox Camera which appeared on an invoice sheet was not received by the FBI.
Date: October 15, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Jack E. Dougherty #1]

Description: Handwritten affidavit by Jack E. Dougherty. Dougherty states that he has worked at the Texas School Book Depository since 1952. On the day that the president was assassinated, Dougherty worked on the sixth floor until noon, at which point he went downstairs to eat lunch. He heard shots from the fifth floor which sounded like they were coming from inside the building. He saw Lee Harvey Oswald on the sixth floor before he ate lunch, but not afterward.
Date: 1963-11~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Jack E. Dougherty #2]

Description: Affidavit In Any Fact by Jack E. Dougherty, an employee of the Texas School Book Depository. Dougherty states that he was working on the sixth floor when he heard a gunshot. Shortly before noon he states that he saw Lee Harvey Oswald, another employee, on the sixth floor.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Collins, Patsy
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Jack E. Dougherty #3]

Description: Affidavit In Any Fact by Jack E. Dougherty, an employee of the Texas School Book Depository. Dougherty states that he was working on the sixth floor when he heard a gunshot. Shortly before noon he states that he saw Lee Harvey Oswald, another employee, on the sixth floor.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Collins, Patsy
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Johnny Calvin Brewer #1]

Description: Handwritten affidavit of Johnny Calvin Brewer. Brewer stated that he heard on the radio that the president had been shot. Soon after, he saw a man who matched the description of the assailant and followed him to the Texas Theater. The man looked scared and nervous. Brewer asked that the police be called and the suspect was taken away.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Johnny Calvin Brewer #2]

Description: Handwritten affidavit of Johnny Calvin Brewer. Brewer stated that he heard on the radio that the president had been shot. Soon after, he saw a man who matched the description of the assailant and followed him to the Texas Theater. The man looked scared and nervous. Brewer asked that the police be called and the suspect was taken away.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Johnny Calvin Brewer #3]

Description: Photocopy of an affidavit given by Johnny Calvin Brewer. Brewer stated that he heard on the radio that the president had been shot. Soon after he saw a man who matched the description of the assailant and followed him to the Texas Theater. The man looked scared and nervous. Brewer asked that the police be called and the suspect was taken away.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by M. L. Baker]

Description: Handwritten affidavit by M. L. Baker. Baker was a motorcycle escort for President Kennedy. He heard three shots and, realizing they were rifle shots, tried to figure out where they came from. Upon finding the building, he entered and was escorted by the building manager to the stairs.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Mary Rattan]

Description: Affidavit given by Mary Rattan. Rattan gives information regarding hulls which belonged to members of the police force.
Date: June 23, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Mary Rattan #1]

Description: Affidavit given by Mary Rattan. Rattan states that C. N. Dhority called to her attention that he was the one who brought her three hulls, at which point she scratched her name on the shells.
Date: May 7, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text

[Affidavit by Mary Rattan #2]

Description: Affidavit given by Mary Rattan. Rattan states that C. N. Dhority called to her attention that he was the one who brought her three hulls, at which point she scratched her name on the shells.
Date: May 7, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text

[Affidavit by Ruth Paine]

Description: Handwritten affidavit by Ruth Paine. Paine states that she and her husband are separated and that Marina Oswald stays with her in her home. Lee Harvey Oswald, who found work at the Texas School Book Depository, is said to have spent some weekends with his wife. The weekend before the assassination of President Kennedy, however, Lee did not visit his wife.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Seymour Weitzman]

Description: Handwritten statement by Buell Wesley Frazier, age 19, who worked at the Texas School Book Depository. Frazier writes that Lee Harvey Oswald worked at the Texas School Book Depository, as did he. Frazier was in the habit of driving Oswald home with him on weekends, and noted that Oswald's wife lived with Ruth Paine. On the week that the president was shot, Oswald asked to go home with him on a Thursday evening, claiming that he needed to put up curtain rods. On Friday morning, Frazier noticed that Oswald put a long package in the back of his car. When asked what the package was, Oswald answered: "Curtains." Frazier did not see Lee Harvey Oswald after 11 am that day.
Date: 1963-11~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text

[Affidavit by T. F. Bowley #1]

Description: Handwritten affidavit by T. F. Bowley. Bowley states that a police officer had been shot as he drove to pick up his wife from work. He got out of his car and tried to help the officer, who seemed to be beyond help. Bowley used the squad car's radio to report the incident.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by T. F. Bowley #2]

Description: Photocopy of an affidavit by T. F. Bowley. Bowley states that a police officer had been shot as he drove to pick up his wife from work. He got out of his car and tried to help the officer, who seemed to be beyond help. Bowley used the squad car's radio to report the incident.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Virginia Davis #1]

Description: Handwritten affidavit by Mrs. Virginia Davis. Davis states that she and her sister-in-law, Jeanette Davis, were lying down in their apartments when they heard shots. A woman yelled: "He's dead, he's dead, he's shot!" They saw an officer on the ground outside. Jeanette Davis called the police. A boy was seen running across their lawn, where they later found shells. Davis identified him as the #2 man in a lineup.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Virginia Davis #2]

Description: Photocopy of an affidavit given by Mrs. Virginia Davis. Davis states that her sister-in-law, Jeanette Davis, and herself were lying down in their apartments when they heard shots. A woman yelled: "He's dead, he's dead, he's shot!" They saw an officer on the ground outside. Jeanette Davis called the police. A boy was seen running across their lawn, where they later found shells. Davis identified him as the #2 man in a lineup.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by W. W. Scoggins]

Description: Handwritten affidavit by W. W. Scoggins. Scoggins drove his cab to a gentleman's club and purchased a cold drink to go with his lunch. Returning to his cab, he was beginning to eat his lunch when he saw an officer get out of his car and speak to a man. Scoggins heard three or four shots and the officer fell. He reported the incident to his dispatcher and the dispatcher called an ambulance to the scene.
Date: November 23, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by William H. Shelly]

Description: Handwritten affidavits by William H. Shelly. Shelly states that he was watching the president in the parade when he heard three shots. He encountered a woman who also works in the Texas School Book Depository who was crying and said that the president had been killed. He went back to the building, called his wife to tell her the news, and watched the elevator to make certain that no one exited. Shelly had supervised Lee Harvey Oswald closely since he started working at the Texas School Book Depository. Oswald kept to himself and took walks at noon.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document