Peoples Temple Collection; Box 8, Virtual item 28, Q182 - Part 1 - Jim Jones reads news; Larry Schacht recounts Jim Jones miracles (October 9, 1978)
- Digitized: 10/09/1978
- Jones, Jim (Jones, James Warren) (Person)
In connection with the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s investigation into the assassination of U.S. Congressman LEO J. RYAN at Port Kaituma, Guyana, South America, on November 18, 1978, a tape recording was obtained. This tape recording was located in Jonestown, Guyana, South America, and was turned over to U.S. Officials in Guyana and subsequently transported to the United States. On May 25, 1979, Special Agent (name deleted) reviewed the tape numbered 1B69-8. This tape was found to contain the following: Talk covering numerous miscellaneous topics by JIM JONES such as cloud seeding, instructions to Socialism and Monday News broadcast re news topics such as the Neutron bomb, world peace, sale of copper to China from Chile, and U.S. spy trial of two Soviet United Nations employees. Broadcast by unidentified male individual re miracles performed by JIM JONES. Readings of letters to DAD from individuals by JIM JONES. Full summary of the recording available at Alternative Considerations of Jonestown website, along with the tape transcript.
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Original audio cassette tape recording digitized and made available as .mp3 audio file.
Publisher: The Jonestown Institute