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10:53pm on Friday, 9th November, 2007:

The Days before CCTV


Who's this jolly fellow?

Yes, that's right: it's John Wilkes Booth, just after having assassinated Abraham Lincoln.

This is from The Guardian's archive of 27th April, 1865.

If you're going to be assassinated, it might as well be by someone capable of following it up with a grand jeté...

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