[Editor’s note: The subject of this serial whose name is deleted in most places is the son of Jonestown victim Ruth Lowery. While his first name remains unknown, Serial 1487 revealed at one point that his last name is also Lowery. The deleted information from the memorandum – designated by brackets – which is known to the editor has been indicated by red type.]
0 271600Z DEC 78
FM BROOKLYN/QUEENS MRA (89-495) (P)
TO DIRECTOR (89-4286) IMMEDIATE
SAN FRANCISCO (89-250) IMMEDIATE
ReBQTelcall to SF, December 27, 1978.
[Name deleted] [Lowery], surgeon, Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, New York (NY), [line deleted], advised that he has no knowledge of People’s Temple (PT) church or its workings. [Lowery] advised his only connection with PT church was that his mother, Ruth Lowery, had been a member of PT at Jonestown and is listed among the dead. [Lowery] further advised that he had flown to Georgetown November 21 or 22nd and had appeared on American television offering whatever help he was able to family members of victims of Jonestown. [Lowery] was unable to provide any further information.
Armed and dangerous – suicidal tendencies.