Rare and New Photos: President John F. Kennedy, Touring the U.S., in the Autumn of 1963

Pulled from the LIFE archives, rare and never-published images of JFK in 1963, including the morning of Nov. 22

November 22, 1963

John F. Kennedy speaks in Fort Worth, Texas, mere hours before his assassination. For more images from November 22, both before and after Kennedy's assassination, visit LIFE.com.