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Yankee Times

President Killed!!

By Tyler
Civil War Reporter

Abraham will be dearly missed
The president of the north was assassinated! The name of this president was Abraham Lincoln. Abraham was also known as Honest Abe. He was assassinated in his booth while watching a play at Ford's Theater. His killer was John Wilks Booth. Booth escaped on horseback. Booth had a getaway horse behind the theater. Booth escaped into the Confederacy by crossing the Potomic River.


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