Despite the President still holding on, Guiteau is already referred to as the “assassin.”
Telegrams and notes of sympathies poured into the White House from across the nation and the world.
engraving cropped" by A. Berghaus and C. Upham, published in Frank
Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. - Image obtained from the Images of American
Political History Garfield
On This Day is a prompt to further explore historical events.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015