Clay LaVergne Shaw (March 17, 1913 – August 15, 1974) was a businessman and military officer from New Orleans, Louisiana.Shaw is best known for being the only person brought to trial for involvement in the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
Indeed Clay Shaw was not just a dandy hanging out in the French Quarter. He was an extremely intelligent guy who had marvelous organizational skills which he honed in New York City and Europe. In New York City he worked for the Lee Keedick Agency which is a lecture agency. Clay Shaw's job was to organize lectures for the elite and important.
Oct 21, 2013 · Clay Shaw Unmasked: The Garrison Case Corroborated. At this moment when we are facing less openness from government than ever before, less transparency, and less respect for history, as we are passing the torch to a new generation of researchers, it seems appropriate to remember what this field of study owes to Jim Garrison.
Oct 21, 2013 · When a grand jury indicted Clay Shaw based significantly on the testimony of Garrison witness Perry Raymond Russo, it was, Garrison said, the first blow struck to the Warren Report. Garrison was the first person to make public the Zapruder film – at the Shaw trial.
Mar 21, 2018 · Clay Shaw was a highly respected businessman and decorated World War II hero from New Orleans. A pillar of the city’s economic growth, Shaw was instrumental in creating New Orleans’ World Trade Center in the late 1940s after the war ended.
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Clay Shaw was born Laverne C. Shaw, on March 17, 1913, in Kentwood, Louisiana, USA, to Alice and Glaris Lenora Shaw. He was raised as the only child in the family and was born near Mississippi border. His father served as a United States Marshal. When he was 5 years old, the family moved to New Orleans and Clay spent rest of his growing up ...
Clay L. Shaw is widely known, thanks to Oliver Stone, as someone who was complicit in the assassination of President Kennedy. In Stone’s movie, JFK, Shaw was played, by renowned actor Tommy Lee Jones, as an effeminate, fastidious, limp-wristed gay man who enjoyed homosexual orgies while watching films of the Hitler Youth engaged in exercise, as well as one of the architects of the 1963 JFK ...