Gerald Blaine, Lisa McCubbin and Clint Hill discuss The Kennedy Detail
EVENT: Gerald Blaine and Clint Hill discuss the new book The Kennedy Detail: JFK's Secret Service Agents Break Their Silence.
ABOUT GERALD BLAINE: As a Special Agent of the Secret Service on the White House Detail, Gerald "Jerry" Blaine had the privilege of serving three U.S. presidents during one of the most tumultuous times in American history. After resigning from the Secret Service following John F. Kennedy's assassination, Blaine embarked on a career path with IBM Corporation and became a leading expert in high-level security, lecturing worldwide on the use of computers in Criminal Justice and Intelligence. In 1990, Blaine retired from IBM and joined ARCO International Oil and Gas in Dallas, Texas as the Director of International Security, Government Relations and Foreign Affairs. After retiring from ARCO in 1999 Blaine spent four years with Hill & Associates, an Asian-based consulting company, as a Senior Consultant, and finally retired from the corporate world in 2003. He now lives in in Grand Junction, Colorado with Joyce, his wife of more than fifty years. The couple has two children and four grandchildren.
ABOUT CLINT HILL: Clint Hill is a former United States Secret Service agent who was in the presidential motorcade during the John F. Kennedy assassination. Hill remained assigned to Mrs. Kennedy and the children until after the 1964 presidential election. He then was assigned to President Lyndon B. Johnson at the White House. In 1967, when Johnson was still in office, he became the Special Agent in Charge (SAIC) of Presidential protection. When Richard Nixon came into office, he moved over to SAIC of protection of Vice President Spiro Agnew. Finally, Hill was assigned to headquarters as the Assistant Director of the Secret Service for all protection. He retired in 1975.
DATE & TIME: Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 7:00 PM
LOCATION: Unity Temple on The Plaza, Sanctuary, 707 W 47th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64112
ADMISSION PACKAGE: $28.00 plus Tax includes one Hardcover copy of The Kennedy Detail, one Stamped Admission Ticket, and one Guest Ticket (if needed). Order a copy of the book using the Add To Cart button below, and specify the number of Tickets you need in the Notes field (one or two). If you'd like to pick up your Order at the door of this Event, choose In-Store Pick-Up as your shipping option and add in the Notes field that you'd like At-Event Pick-Up. Your Order will be held under your name at Will Call. The cutoff time for online ordering is 2:00 PM on the day of the Event
EVENT FORMAT: Gerald Blaine and Clint Hill will discuss this new Book, followed by a Booksigning. A Stamped Admission Ticket is required for the Booksigning.
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