MEX, 63-12 Career officer David Atlee Phillips handled the Cuban desk and was Chief of Cuban Operations beginning in October, 1963 , Chief of Psychological Operations propaganda , and also supervised the surveillance posts.
His activities in Mexico City were investigated vigorously by the House Select Committee on Assassinations, which re-investigated the Kennedy murder in the 1970s.
But the agency maintained that it had routinely erased and reused tapes of the phone intercepts.
The FBI interviewed employees of Continental Trailways in Laredo to see if they remembered selling Oswald a ticket to Mexico City, with negative results.
They came from the most powerful institution outside of the presidency - the Interior Ministry.
But there is a subtle quality about Lorelei that suggests that she may be smarter than she lets on.
I mean, they gave me almost incredible details about things that somebody who knows him really would or that somebody informed well knows.
NOTE: On December 15, 1963 Hoover sent a teletype to the SAC in New York and advised that Patricia Clare Rashleigh Winston and Pamela Lillian Mumford were passengers on the Flecha Roja bus from Monterrey to Mexico City.