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    Abraham Lincoln: New York Daily Tribune April 15, 1865....Lincoln Assassination. 8 pp. containing prominent page four headlines "HIGHLY IMPORTANT / THE PRESIDENT SHOT!". With three columns of dispatches from Washington, DC with hour by hour news of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. Interestingly there are conflicting reports throughout these dispatches as to whether or not Lincoln has died. In the end this issue has no definitive news report that Lincoln has died when the newspaper went to press. Very unusual to see an April 15, 1865 newspaper that covered Lincoln's assassination but does not definitively report that he had died. A rare and desirable assassination issue in excellent condition.

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    November, 2019
    2nd Saturday
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