Does anyone else need Visine this morning? #monday #myfavetexas Repost from @laurencoudron Pretty eye-catching over there… #dallas (at Texas Monthly)

50 years ago today, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas. For our November issue, Pamela Colloff rounded up condolence letters to Jackie from grieving Texans in a heartbreaking photo essay. Above is just one of the many letters featured in book and online. 

Go here for a full archive of all the JFK coverage we’ve done over the past 40 years.

Photograph by Johnny Miller

Let today be forever known as the day the world finally knew the answer to the most important question to be asked: Who Shot J.R.?

Read about the man under the hat here.

Straight from our photo archives, this shot of Oak Lawn Avenue in Dallas circa 1982. Photograph by Les Wollan.