JOIN RUSC   |   MEMBER LOGIN   |   HELP
A RUSC Gift Subscription
Store That Winked Out, The

Store That Winked Out, The

Broadcast: February 7, 1949
Added: Feb 19 2018

Today's show is a memoir in ballad and drama, of young Abraham Lincoln on the prairies of Illinois, when he tried his hand at running a general store. Ann Rutledge, who is the great grand-niece of Lincoln's wife) actually plays the part of Ann Rutledge. The story begins in 1832 at the time of the Black Hawk War...