Summary Of The Legend Of John Wilkes Booth's Assassination Of Lincoln

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On April 14, 1865 John Wilkes Booth was assassinated but before that he assassinated president Lincoln. He used a pistol that his grandmother gave him for a present for his tenth birthday. legend has it that John Wilkes Booth was hiding outside in the shadows near the front door of the fords as the presidential carriage rocked down the dirt street and slowed. John sat there and watched the president go inside the theatre with his own eyes. John waited about 9:00 p.m. to go inside for the first time since the president had been there. John knew what play what they were doing so he knew he had about an hour before the play was over so he left fords. after a little while he went back to the alleyway where he put his rented horse. he walked his

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  • Narrates how john wilkes booth was assassinated on april 14, 1865, but before that he killed president lincoln with a pistol that his grandmother gave him for his birthday.
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