Thursday, July 5, 2018

Fact of the Day: Presidential Seating

While the original Ford's Theater suffered structural damage, it was eventually restored. But as a sign of respect to the memory of President Abraham Lincoln, the presidential seating box is never occupied.  

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  1. Never knew that. Surprised some doesn't try and say it's haunted.

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  2. A sign of respect. The least we can do for one of our assassinated presidents.

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  3. Abe Lincoln was such a great president. "Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."

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  4. After all these years, that's pretty neat to see that the area is honored and the president recognized. Hugs..RO

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  5. What president would WANT to sit there?

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  6. Amazing, thanks for the information.

    All the best Jan

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  7. I would think it would be creepy to sit there anyway.

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