Q675 Summary

Summary prepared by Fielding M. McGehee III. If you use this material, please credit The Jonestown Institute. Thank you.

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FBI Catalogue: Miscellaneous

FBI preliminary tape identification note: One GE 10 min tape/ Counting songs

Date cues on tape: None

People named: None

Bible verses cited: None


This is a commercial children’s recording of “My first alphabet record” and counting exercises.

FBI Summary:

Date of transcription: 3/14/79

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 March 5, 1979, Special Agent (name deleted) reviewed the tape numbered 1B47 #119. This tape was found to contain the following:

Side A: Consisted of “My First Alphabet Record” and a record on learning to count.

Side B: Was mostly blank. The last few minutes was a continuation of the record on learning to count.

Nothing was contained thereon which was considered to be of evidentiary nature or beneficial to the investigation of Congressman RYAN.

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Tape originally posted June 2005