Everyone knows the story of the assassination of President Licoln, but what about the story of Clara Harris and Henry Rathbone, the couple who attended the play with them that fateful night? Annie tells Johanna this incredible true story of love, tragedy, madness, murder, and a ghost! This tale has everything, join us as we make this old news fresh again.
The Lincolns had invited Gen. and Mrs. Grant, but they declined, as Mrs. Grant could not stand Mrs. Lincoln. Then Rathbone and Harris were invited. I imagine if others had also declined, the erratic Mrs. Lincoln might have been the cause.