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#4644658 - 04/03/24 01:56 PM Incredible historical ironies  
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I was reading about Robert T. Lincoln (one of the sons of Abraham Lincoln) today and found out that he was nearly accidentally killed on a train platform during the ACW. Who saved him? This guy:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Booth


Incredible how certain events transpire.


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#4644670 - 04/03/24 05:10 PM Re: Incredible historical ironies [Re: PanzerMeyer]  
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#4644677 - 04/03/24 05:49 PM Re: Incredible historical ironies [Re: PanzerMeyer]  
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