When Booth Saved Lincoln’s Life
01/05/2010 - 14:45
Jonathan Mark
Tuesday, February 24th, 2009 In this week’s column (Feb. 27) on “Small Miracles of the Holocaust,” I mention the time that Edwin Booth saved Robert Lincoln’s life. Here’s some more on that fascinating historical footnote. Of course, to R. Lincoln and E. Booth this was not a footnote at all, and it turned out to be a lifesaver, of sorts, for Edwin, as well.

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