“There’s hope, but it’s going to be terrible,” was Jane Freeman’s reaction to JFK’s assassination when she and her husband, Orville, Kennedy’s Secretary of Agriculture, heard ... | More Info

Minnesota witness to JFK tragedy: ‘Dead silence, tears’

Jim Gehrz and Pam Huey

“There’s hope, but it’s going to be terrible,” was Jane Freeman’s reaction to JFK’s assassination when she and her husband, Orville, Kennedy’s Secretary of Agriculture, heard the news.

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