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 Music
FBI preliminary tape identification note: Labeled in part “L-Ch-Both Sides
Date cues on tape: None
People named: None
Bible verses cited: None
This tape consists of R&B funk music, mostly recorded from a radio station. The entirety of it is double-tracked, with the second track recorded backwards.
Date of transcription: 6/27/79
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 May 29, 1979, Special Agent (name deleted) reviewed the tape numbered 1B70-26. This tape was found to contain the following:
Contemporary music (Rhythm and Blues and Soul)
Differences with FBI Summary:
The summary is accurate and meets the FBI’s purposes.
Tape originally posted December 2016