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Booth is chased, shot, and killed...



Item # 671405

April 28, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 28, 1865  A very historic issue with the front page, first column heads: "BOOTH'S END" "The Shooting of the Assassin of the President" "The Flight and Desperate Resistance" "He is Traced Through the Swamps of Maryland and Virginia and Burned Out of a Barn" "He Refuses to Surrender and is Shot" "The Body In Washington" "Harrold Captured and in Irons" "Full Details of the Pursuit and Captures" and even more.
Eight pages, minor printing crease at the top of the first column, nice condition.

Item from Catalog 299 (released for October, 2020)...

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