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Execution of President Garfield's assassin...
Item # 639537
July 6, 1882
BOSTON WEEKLY JOURNAL, July 6, 1882
* Charles Guiteau execution (1st report)
* President James Garfield murderer
Most of the ftpg. is taken up with reports concerning the execution of Charles Guiteau, the man who assassinated President James Garfield. First column heads include: "JUSTICE DONE" "The President's Assassin Executed" "Thrilling Scenes Witnessed During the Final Moments" "The Man's Methodical Preparations for Departure" "Incidents of the Prisoner's Last Night on Earth" and more. Various subheads throughout the front page reports.
Four pages, large folio size, several folds. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.
Category: Post-Civil War