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Why I shot at President Ford: 34 years on, a white-haired old lady explains her bid for revolution

Why I shot at President Ford: 34 years on, a white-haired old lady explains her…

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Attempted Ford assassin: ‘I think it was wrong’

Free after 32 years in prison for attempting to assassinate President Gerald Ford in 1975, Sara Jane Moore said she was “misled and mistaken” to have done it. It was only during her 32 years behind bars, she said, that she began “to realize that I’d been used.”

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Seventeen days after the 1st assassination attempt on Gerald Ford; as he left the St. Francis Hotel in downtown San Francisco, Sara Jane Moore, standing in a crowd of onlookers across the street, pointed her .38-caliber revolver at him. Moore fired a single round but missed because the sights were off.

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In Sondheim's "Assassins", Sara Jane Moore shares a bucket of Kentucky Fried Chicken with Squeaky Fromme before they take turns shooting at it. At the time, I couldn't find a period plastic keepsake...

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