FW: Lincoln Assassination NARA Nov 15 noon
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Judy and Bob Huddleston
10643 Sperry Street
Northglenn, CO 80234-3612
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Sent: Saturday, November 03, 2001 9:38 PM
Subject: Lincoln Assassination NARA Nov 15 noon
Wednesday Author Lecture and Booksigning
Edward Steers will discuss his book Blood on the Moon: The Assassination
of Abraham Lincoln. When John Wilkes Booth entered the Presidential box
at Ford's Theatre on the night of April 14, 1865, he held a small
derringer in his hand, but there were many fingers on the trigger. Noted
Lincoln authority Steers introduces the cast of characters in this
ill-fated drama, explores why they were so willing to help pull the
trigger, and corrects the many misconceptions surrounding this defining
moment that changed American history.
Room 105. Reservations are recommended;
call 202-208-7345. The lecture will be given at College Park on November
13. Also at Noon.
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