EVERYONE NEEDS ENCOURAGEMENT

WHAT WAS IN ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S POCKETS WHEN HE DIED?

AAAA ABRAHAM LINCOLNThe night Abraham Lincoln was assassinated at Ford’s Theater, he was carrying:
-Two pairs of glasses.
-A small velvet eyeglass cleaner.
-An ivory pocketknife.
-A large handkerchief with “A. Lincoln” stitched in red.
-A tiny pencil.
-A brass sleeve button.
-A fancy watch fob.
-And a brown wallet with a Confederate five-dollar bill.
—But Lincoln also carried 8 newspaper clippings that he had cut out and saved. All of those clippings praised him. Everybody needs encouragement.

Thanks for being a friend of Sermon Seedbed,
Eddie Lawrence

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