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PART I. ASSASSINATION OF LINCOLN
Chapter I. Introductory — bankruptcy II. arrangements for the Execution of the Plot — bankruptcy III. Assassination of the President and tried Assassination of Secretary Seward — bankruptcy IV. the scoop Communicated to the area, and its impression — bankruptcy V. Unraveling the Plot — Pursuit and seize of sales space and Herold — loss of life of sales space — bankruptcy VI. Unraveling the Conspiracy — Arrest of Spangler, O'Laughlin, Atzerodt, Mudd, and Arnold — bankruptcy VII. Questions initial to the Trial — what kind of Trial might be given, Civil or army — bankruptcy VIII. an army fee — Its Nature, structure, tasks, and Jurisdiction — bankruptcy IX. structure of the fee, and Trial — bankruptcy X. facts in Regard to Atrocities no longer Embraced within the cost and necessities, for which Davis and his Canada cupboard have been liable — bankruptcy XI. facts offered through the govt to maintain its cost and requisites — bankruptcy XII. the govt Witnesses opposed to Davis and his affiliates during this Crime — bankruptcy XIII. A feedback of Nicolay and Hay —
Chapter XIV. Jacob Thompson's checking account — What grew to become of the cash — bankruptcy XV. The Case of Mrs. Surratt — bankruptcy XVI. Father Walter — bankruptcy XVII. end — bankruptcy XVIII. Flight and seize of John H. Surratt
PART II. evaluate OF THE TRIAL OF JOHN H. SURRATT
Chapter I. Indictment and Trial — bankruptcy II. A feedback of the protection — bankruptcy III. therapy of Witnesses and proof by way of the counsel for the safety, and their Animus towards the govt. and Appeals to the Political Prejudices of Jurors
Preface to Appendix — Argument of John A. Bingham; particular pass judgement on suggest, In respond to the various Arguments in safeguard of Mary E. Surratt and Others, Charged with Conspiracy and the homicide of Abraham Lincoln — the talk among President Johnson and decide Holt
....It is now greater than twenty-seven years because the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, President of the U.S., — an occasion of the best significance on the time, not just to the folks of the USA, yet to the civilized global. The trial of the conspirators by means of an army fee created the best attainable curiosity; and the court cases and testimony-were released from each day through the entire nice newspapers of the rustic, and browse with avidity. The judgment of these who rigorously studied the testimony on the time used to be shaped upon a reliable wisdom of the facts.
....The necessity for this has been emphasised by way of a up to date revival of efforts which were made up of time to time, ever because the execution of the assassins that have been condemned to demise, to prejudice public sentiment opposed to the govt by way of the belief of the innocence of 1 of the events carried out — Mrs. Surratt.
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