Doug and Tony are transported to February 1861 to a barn where a group of conspirators leaded by Jeremiah plots a plan to kill Abraham Lincoln, but they are surprised by a raid of governmental agents. Tony flees with Jeremiah and his brother Matthew while Doug is arrested by Pinkerton's men. The fanatic Jeremiah has prepared a time-bomb to blow up Lincoln's train but Tony knows that the plan is doomed to fail since history tells that Lincoln will die only four years later. When Jeremiah discovers that Lincoln is at the depot with Doug, he decides to blow up the spot; Tony tries to save his partner by is tied up to a chair in the brother's house. Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Did You Know?
This episode takes place in Baltimore, Maryland on February 21, 1861. See more
The Ford's Theater assassination is depicted inaccurately. Only Abraham Lincoln
and Mary Todd are depicted as being in the audience at the presidential box, whereas Major Henry Rathbone and Clara Harris were accompanying them in real life. The theater is portrayed as being lit, when it would have been darkened for the performance of Our American Cousin. See more