Short Paper on Lincoln - Countless people have thought that...

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Countless people have thought that they are familiar with the assassination of President Lincoln. With a little research I have found a few theories on this particular subject. The first theory is that of John Wilkes Booth shooting Lincoln in the cerebrum. The second theory is that the doctor may have misplaced his finger when helping Lincoln to the hospital. Numerous people think the doctor's finger may have shoved the projectile further into Lincoln's brain, causing his death. This short narrative will briefly compare and contrast the viewpoints on what really cause Lincoln’s death. (Norton)It is nearly impossible to answer the inevitable question: Which killed Lincoln: The bullet, or the pinkie? It is impossible to give a "100% for certain" response to this question. According to online research and Dr. Lattimer's book, Kennedy and Lincoln: Medical and Ballistic Comparisons of Their Assassinations, the vast majority of doctors feel that

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