Today’s CNJ Trivia revolves around with the office of the President of the United States and one of our favorite subjects- a pocketknife.
While this President is known for many things, one of the aspects we remember is what he was inflicted with that ultimately caused his death.
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Abraham Lincoln– “The items in his pocket at the time of his death — two pairs of spectacles and cases, a pocketknife, a five-dollar Confederate note and a button.”
Wouldn’t you love to know what brand jackknife this was? I know I would.
Source: Newberry Library Exhibit; Library of Congress Online; http://awesometalks.wordpress.com/tag/abraham-lincoln-presidential-library/