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Eyewitness to Lincoln's Assassination Speaks

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As a child, Samuel J. Seymour was away from his home for the first time. He was traveling with his father on a business trip to Washington, DC, a city crowded with soldiers and men with guns. He was a little nervous and scared at the sight of the soldiers in such an unfamiliar setting.

To put him at ease, his nurse decided to take him to a play, and President Abraham Lincoln himself would be there. It was an event he would never forget...

Below is a game show "I've Got a Secret" that Mr. Seymour reminded the country of it's not too distant history.