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U.S. Texas Governor John Connally (foreground) and President John F. Kennedy and Jackie Kennedy ride in the limousine as they depart Love Field Airport.  Date Photographed:November 23, 1963 // Dallas Morning News

U.S. Texas Governor John Connally (foreground) and President John F. Kennedy and Jackie Kennedy ride in the limousine as they depart Love Field Airport. Date Photographed:November 23, 1963 // Dallas Morning News

"It was a car full of yellow roses, red roses and blood, and it was all over us," Texas first lady Nellie Connally recalled about the presidential limousine years after the assassination. Her husband, Gov. John Connally, was seriously wounded in the attack.

"It was a car full of yellow roses, red roses and blood, and it was all over us," Texas first lady Nellie Connally recalled about the presidential limousine years after the assassination. Her husband, Gov. John Connally, was seriously wounded in the attack.

Texas Gov. John Connally's aide, Julian Read, at a press conference following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy Photo: Houston Chronicle / Houston Chronicle

Texas Gov. John Connally's aide, Julian Read, at a press conference following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy Photo: Houston Chronicle / Houston Chronicle

The president and first lady, accompanied by Texas governor John Connally, arriving at the Hotel Texas, Fort Worth, November 21, 1963

The president and first lady, accompanied by Texas governor John Connally, arriving at the Hotel Texas, Fort Worth, November 21, 1963

John Connally - was an American politician, serving as the 39th GOVERNOR OF TEXAS (1963-1969), as Secretary of the Navy under President John F. Kennedy, and as Secretary of the Treasury under President Richard M. Nixon.  Floresville, TX

John Connally - was an American politician, serving as the 39th GOVERNOR OF TEXAS (1963-1969), as Secretary of the Navy under President John F. Kennedy, and as Secretary of the Treasury under President Richard M. Nixon. Floresville, TX

The real thing: President Kennedy smiles in the sun as he rides from the Dallas airport into the city with his wife and Texas Governor John Connally in a photo taken moments before he was shot 1963

'I'm convinced a second gunman was involved in killing my uncle': Robert Kennedy speaks out about JFK's assassination 50 years ago

The real thing: President Kennedy smiles in the sun as he rides from the Dallas airport into the city with his wife and Texas Governor John Connally in a photo taken moments before he was shot 1963

Fateful day: Unidentified Photographer, Governor John Connally, Nellie Connally, President John F. Kennedy, and Jacqueline Kennedy in presidential limousine, Dallas, November 22, 1963

Fateful day JFK was assassinated as seen by bystanders

Fateful day: Unidentified Photographer, Governor John Connally, Nellie Connally, President John F. Kennedy, and Jacqueline Kennedy in presidential limousine, Dallas, November 22, 1963

President John F. Kennedy portrait photograph, taken in the Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C. July 11, 1963.

President John F. Kennedy portrait photograph, taken in the Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C. July 11, 1963.

John Connally (1917 - 1993) Former governor of Texas, he was wounded during the assassination of US President John Kennedy while sitting in the seat in the presidential limousine directly in front of Kennedy

John Connally (1917 - 1993) Former governor of Texas, he was wounded during the assassination of US President John Kennedy while sitting in the seat in the presidential limousine directly in front of Kennedy

Bullet holes - including one around the front right chest - still draw the eye on Gov. John Connally's three-button black wool Oxford Clothes suit, though no bloodstains remain. Nellie Connally, who was at his side in the motorcade that day, had her husband's suit cleaned before presenting it to the state archives. It's the first public display of the clothing since Nov. 22, 1963

Bullet holes - including one around the front right chest - still draw the eye on Gov. John Connally's three-button black wool Oxford Clothes suit, though no bloodstains remain. Nellie Connally, who was at his side in the motorcade that day, had her husband's suit cleaned before presenting it to the state archives. It's the first public display of the clothing since Nov. 22, 1963

1961. 24 Mars. KN-C17371. President John F. Kennedy Walks with Secretary of the Navy John Connally, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson, and Others. Photographer: Knudsen, Robert. Photographer, Captain Cecil Stoughton, stands in back, between President Kennedy and John Connally. West Wing Colonnade, White House, Washington, D.C.

1961. 24 Mars. KN-C17371. President John F. Kennedy Walks with Secretary of the Navy John Connally, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson, and Others. Photographer: Knudsen, Robert. Photographer, Captain Cecil Stoughton, stands in back, between President Kennedy and John Connally. West Wing Colonnade, White House, Washington, D.C.

Under-read, overlooked, and forgotten books that everyone will love.

Dead To You by Lisa McCann

Under-read, overlooked, and forgotten books that everyone will love.

November 22, 1963. "Overview of crowds of people waving as President John F. Kennedy and his wife sit in back of limousine during procession through downtown Dallas, Texas; Texas Governor John Connally and his wife ride in the limousine's jump seats." New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection, Library of Congress.

November 22, 1963. "Overview of crowds of people waving as President John F. Kennedy and his wife sit in back of limousine during procession through downtown Dallas, Texas; Texas Governor John Connally and his wife ride in the limousine's jump seats." New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection, Library of Congress.

John Connally at Love Field, Dallas, as Jackie and John Kennedy Enter Limousine

John Connally at Love Field, Dallas, as Jackie and John Kennedy Enter Limousine