December 12, 2009

Chapter 40: Trujillo Assassination

Dominican Republic dictator Rafael Trujillo is assassinated. Pawley visits the island and meets the surviving members of the Trujillo family to discuss their safety. FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover thanks Pawley for being present at an awards ceremony, “My enjoyment of the event was heightened with the realization that friends such as you were sharing the occasion with me.”