The Untold Miracle of Lincoln's Last Day

By Michael Daly, The Daily Beast - April 14, 2015

One hundred fifty years ago to the day, the president welcomed a hungry, desperate soldier’s wife into the White House. Seven hours later, he would be assassinated.
Just after 3 p.m. on that fateful day, President Lincoln heard a commotion outside his White House office, followed by a woman’s cry.

“But I need to see Mr. Lincoln!”

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