When Abraham murdered Isaac
NEW YORK — When he ... yet, Isaac’s chapter “is all recycled from Abraham’s life.” Just as Abraham signs a pact with the king Avimelech, so does Isaac. And just as Abraham passes off his wife, Sarah, as his sister to avoid being killed by ...
50 interesting facts about Abraham Lincoln’s life
Abraham Lincoln ... 18. He was also a big fan of chicken casserole. 19. Lincoln was the first president to use the telegraph. 20. He used the telegraph like email to communicate with generals. 21. Lincoln’s mother was killed by poisoned milk.
Last check for $800 Abraham Lincoln wrote the day before he was assassinated is discovered after 150 years (and it's now worth $25,000)
A personal check that Abraham Lincoln wrote the day before he was assassinated is among those that were rediscovered ... An employee had begun looking through old boxes last year, which led to the discovery of the checks. A Union Commerce president had ...
How The Experts Know If That Abraham Lincoln Autograph Is Authentic
If you have ever watched “Pawn Stars” or “Antiques Roadshow” and marveled how anyone could tell if something is authentic, here’s a quick primer using Abraham Lincoln ... “Old Abe” or “Honest Abe,” you can save yourself the time. He ...
Abraham Lincoln Biography
When his father moved the family again to Coles County, 22-year-old Abraham Lincoln struck out on this own, making a living in manual labor. At six feet four inches tall, Lincoln was rawboned and lanky, but muscular and physically strong. He spoke with a ...