Meet the author
Ellington - posted Feb, 01 2013
ELLINGTON- Hall Memorial Library, 93 Main St., Ellington, presents author Tom Craughwell, author of "Stealing Lincoln's Body," on Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 6:30 p.m. Craughwell will take you back to the night of the presidential election in 1876, when a gang of counterfeiters attempted to steal the entombed embalmed body of Abraham Lincoln and hold it for ransom. This is a free program, however, registration is required. Register online at http://library.ellington-ct.gov or call the library at 860-870-3160.