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To honor John Kennedy’s centennial, Tampa Theatre to screen “JFK in Tampa” Wednesday

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Next Monday, May 29, John F. Kennedy, the nation’s 35th President, would have turned 100 years old. To commemorate that anniversary, the Tampa Theatre will screen Wednesday night (one night only), “JFK in Tampa,” Lynn Marvin Dingfelder‘s Emmy Award winning 2013 documentary on Kennedy’s visit to Tampa Nov. 18, 1963, four days before his assassination in Dallas. Dingfelder obtained footage of Kennedy’s appearance in Tampa from a visit to the Kennedy Library in Boston. That footage (later transferred digitally) was something no one else in Tampa…

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