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Harvard game brings back memories of Nov. 22, 1963
Keene Sentinel, November 28th, 2009 8AM

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For Keene Sentinel sports editor Jim Rousmaniere, last Sunday's Harvard-Monmouth game was a chance to watch his nephew, Adam Rousmaniere play and score the third goal for the Crimson in its 3-0 win. It also brought back memories to the last time he was at a Harvard game on Nov. 22. He was playing in a Harvard-Yale freshman game on Nov. 22, 1963, when midway through the game came word that President John F. Kennedy had been shot. Kennedy's death was particularly personal to Rousmaniere. His father and Kennedy had been roommates at Harvard, and he had met Kennedy six months earlier in the Oval Office.

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