Monthly Archives: March 2016

New Orville Nix Video

  Here is the newest video done by my daughter, Orville Nix's great-granddaughter, Taylor Jackson.  This one has 4 generations of Nix's talking about the Nix film:  Orville Nix, Orville Nix, Jr., me and my daughter.  Those who saw her first video will see that she used some of the elements from the first one…
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Would This Happen Now? Excerpt from JFK: The Untold Stories

Would This Happen Now? Excerpt from the upcoming anthology:  JFK: The Untold Stories Harold Weisberg was interviewing Colonel and Trudi Castorr in 1967 in regards to the John Birch Society Meetings.   God Bless Harold Weisberg!  There are a few little gems in these conversations once you know the people he is talking to and the people…
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Who was the first to call Oswald a Communist?

  Who was the first to call Lee Harvey Oswald a Communist?  Was it Carlos Bringuier?  Jim Garrison? James Hosty?  None of the above.  It was Dallas Deputy DA William F. Alexander. Released by the National Archives in 1998 are interview notes by the reporter Ronald Duggar and his interviews with Deputy District Attorney Bill Alexander.  Duggar was…
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Mary Lucille Bass Connell: Relation to Texas Oil Kings

Lucille Connell. Her name is as unknown as my next door neighbor's. But in the annals of JFK Dallas history, she is important. You see, Lucille Connell was a friend of Silvia Odio's. She also hosted the prime minister of Burma at her home. He was her pen pal. Connell was the one who introduced…
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