The 1963 Dunbar High School band was the only black band to perform in Fort Worth for President John F. Kennedy. The band lined up along the Jacksboro Highway and played as the Kennedy motorcade passed
The time President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy spent in Fort Worth --— landing at Carswell Air Force Base late Nov. 21, 1963, and leaving before noon the next day -- gave the thousands of people who greeted them a lifetime of memories to cherish, before the events in Dallas changed the course of history.
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