John Wilkes Booth Co-Conspirators And Their Secret Plot

On April 14th, 1865, the Ford Theater held a performance of Our American Cousin. The play had gained acclaim since its debut on the stage a little over half a year prior to its Ford Theater performance. It featured a cast full of talented actors, gaining acclaim as word of its quality, entertainment, and sensational wit promoted continued success. Numerous critics lauded the play, bringing attention to it on a national scale. It was… Seguir leyendo