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Safttrda; Momir, A.pril 15th, 1865 THE FIENDS AT WORK President Lincoln Shot.i back, gfro hini air, has tiny one stirnu-BTho attendant i tm niiV v.,. ...i..,., iamb. Aiier tnerowaaa nastyIexannnaMaj. soward'a -wounds not dangerous. It f irTt i 4 rifnn fAiwl ill... Jl . i 4 U id n rtrr AiiMnmf il . t Secretary Seward Stab bed. The President and Mr. I Seward both Dead. tion it was found that the President had bean shot through the head above and back of the tamnnra.1 linn (WVMXI and that Borne of his brain was oozing out He was removed to a private house opposite the theatre, and the Surgeon hardly oaoapo. general ot uioarmy and the other sur- E It appears from lettora found Grief of Mrs. Lincoln. Seward's Son and At tendants Attacked. Young Seward's Skull Fractured. Wilkes Booth the Pre sident's Assassin. Seward's Assassin, jus-eaped. mtmdn..toWash lle, Q WiSHnTOToipril 15th, 12:30 1 a, The President was ahot in the Theatre to night; he in perhaps mortally wounded. 2nd Dispatch, The President ia not expected to live through the night, lie Tffls ahot at the Theatre. Seoretaxy Sew ard was also assassinated. No arteries were cut, Washington, April 10. President Lincoln and wife with their friendu this evoning visited Pord'a theatre for the purpose of witnessing the perform ance of American Cousin. It was an nounced in iho papora that Qon. Grant would also bo presoutjbu the-left by the late train of cars for Bevr Jersey. The Theatre wao densely crowded and every body seemed delighted with the scene before them. During the 3d act and while there was a temporary pauso for one of tbn actors to enter, the sharp report of a , piatol was heard which merely attracted attention but suggests ed nothing serious, until a man rushed to the front of the President's box waving dagger in his right hand, find immediately leaped from the box which was in the second tier to tho stage beneath, and ran across to the opposite side of the atago, making his escape amid ,the bewilderment of the audience, from tho rear of tho the atre, and mounting a horae flod. The poroamfl of Mrs. Lincoln first disclosed the fact to the audience that the President had been shot, when all present rose to their feet, rushing to the stage, many exclaiming hang him. The excitement wan oC the wildest pos sible deacrption, and of course there was an abrupt Intermission of theatrical performances. There was a. rush toward the Presi dent's box, whenoriea -were heard otand is now ascertained with reasonable curtnintv that tvpo assassins woro eupnimd in l ift hnr. ribjs-silair; Wllkoa Booth being tho on mat auot tne President, mid tho other, a companion of his, whose uamo is not kuown but wuobq description Is so clear xhai ho oan in Booth's trunk that tho murder wbh nlannoc before uio 4in oi March, but &1J througa thon bocauno tho accomtilh'n lmoU..l .. ,.,ii 8J. v w . UL4W1A Richmond could bo hoard from. Booth and uiv .bwui,iii;U iroroui, uio iivory a ivblo at o o oiock jaai ovonmg, and left thoro with their horses about 10 o'clock or uhotly bo foro tlmt hour. It would fffWim thfif irtT had for Bovoral days boon eeokin ; thoir cnancoa, out lor aoino unknown rmsonlt was not carried into afloat uutll lnui uight. Ono of thorn htm dvidontly inRdo hia way to Baltimore; tho other has not yd. boou tracod. (Bigned) e. M. STAKTON. VrxauiXQTOs, April 15.Whou he ex citemont ut the thoutto was Ht Ita wildest height, reports were Circulated that Secre tary BewaiU had aho been killed. On reui hinj this gontieinan'a roeidiane, a .rowd and a military guard vrera around its door, and on entoriug it was ascf rUinod that thu report3 woro based in truth. Jircrybody thero was or, excited that scarcely an intelligiblo word could bo gathered, but tho facta aro oubatanlially aa followat About ton o'clock, a rmin rang tho bell, and the call was anawond by a colored man. lift said he lind rnmn fivm Dp Vat.. uaed every possible effort of medical 8 dier. Secrotarv amvanl'tt f.i5W i,e!. skill, but all hope was gone The part! oian, with . prescription, at the same ing of his family with the dyiim Preai- i'timo holdi TUT hi )litl It find t tirnoll nT1,,v I dent is too ad for description. The 1 of folded paper, and aayinp in .nsvvor 8 tj :j i r; i. jt'i . S . ....... 0 rriuouv uu iTiib. wucorn am not i to ti rolqsal, that he must see the Bsc start for the theatre 'till ilftoon minute retary a he was intrusted with after 8 o'oloolc Speaker Colfax was at particular directions concerning tho the White House at tho time, and the medicine. Ueatill insisted on going up Preaidont stated to him that ho was go- j although repeatedly informed t.'iat no ing although Mrs. Lincoln had not been gone could enter the chamber: ho pushed weu, uecause mo papers uau announced tne aervant aside and walked has that Gen. Oraut. was to be proaontand S tily towards the 5?Prntw' rr, as Gen. Grant had goue north he'iid, Ho was there met by Mr. Fred Sew not wish the audience to be diaappin- S ward, of whom ho domanded to see ted. He wont with apparent rdnc- 3 tho Secretary, making tho same ropre tance, and urged Speaker Coifa to go J floatation which ho did to the servant, with him,but that gon tloman had nado 8 What further pawed in Uio way of col other arrangements and with Mr. tah-lloquy is not known, but the man struck mead of Massachusetts bid him od him on the head with a hilly, aoveroly niSht ' injuring the skull, and felling liim al- l "War DEPAnTMKWr. "Washi Morns'. Anril S most sennelpflit. 5.- Maj. Gen. Dis: Abraham Linajhil lho paansfllu tlmn ruahod to tho cham- geons wore called ua attend his condi tion. On an examination of the pri vate box, blood wan discovered on the back of the cushioned rockinc chair. on which tho President had been sit ting ; also, on tho partition ; and on tho iloor a common single-barreled pocket pistol was found on tho carpet. A mil itary guard was placed in front of tho private residence to which tho Presi dent had been conveyed. A n immunso crowd was in front of it, all deeply anx ious to learn the condition of tho Pres ident. It had boon previously announ ced that the wound was mortal, but all hoped otherwise. The shock to the community was terrible. At midnight tho Cabinet, Messrs. Sumner, Faxns worth, Judge Bates, Gov. Ogiesby, Gen Meigs, Colonel Hayesj and a few personal friends, with Surgeon General Barnes and hia immediate as sistants were around his bedside. The President was in a atate of syncope, totally liiueunllne suit breatuxtag !bvr ly. The blood oozed from the wound at tho back, of his head The surgeon I5.Mai. died thia morning fit 22 minutes pa& 7 o'clock, 33. M. Stan'to 1 - Secretary of War. New Yore, March 15,9 AJM, Intense aorrw, Jait depicted o: countenances at the horrible uiai occurred m waaruugton last w5Tj,fc J and the griof of all good men. is W-f h Wd P1001?' bora, and attacked Mr. Seward, the nav master of tho United filaUs Amy, Mr. i iianaei, a. moaaanger of tho Stato Dopart mont.aud two male nurses diaablia? them. Ha then rushed upon tho 6ocreti,ry who was Jymg In bed m the same room wnd. in-. Pn!?leuf 'fliroe staba in his neck, out Covering i it is thought and hoped no arteries, though roub evorywhoro at the .. death offlh'dsi The assassin thon rnshed down staha, President. ' Wunted, his horse at the door, and jSTo flags were hoisted in this city Lla Tad- offbefore an alarm could be given morning until the state of th Pr'gi' dent was known, when they tyorl' placed at half-mast jit People appear perfectly horritijedj? known fleccHaionlfitsj And in the same manner as tho assas 3in of tho President. JTo Colchratlon. Wo aro requested by Mayor Smith !fu(tto 8tate that, in a consultation with Gen Thomas, it has been detfirmincu to atop tho intended procession and il luminations, in Nashville, this day, in consequence of tho terriblo ovouta de scribed above. Whero flags aro out towards all ......... rvsr. roooi sympacmaers. jfcferS"- - War Dsi-AacjiBtfr 4 10 a. s,,v(,i!ii Maj. Gen. Dix: -The Prosident oo'ja. ues insensible and io oinkine..- Ss.. 9 V ' ' .'1V Stary Seward remains without chaj, 3 hTftti. lv. MnwardL H alcnll in rptw.t t -.-.-.111. " two piaco uesmos a Bevero out jjsMy, hQy gllould bo drflped in blaCk. r. mm Is a