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Yankee Times

President Lincoln is Assassened

By Jennifer Cook
Civil War Reporter

On April 14, 1865 President Lincoln was assassinated in Fords Theater. He was watching a play with his wife on the balcony when John Wilkins Booth put a gun to the back of his head and pulled the trigger. They found John Wilkins Booth guilty.


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