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Washington Kidnap, The

Washington Kidnap, The

Broadcast: February 17, 1982
Added: Feb 19 2018

We've all been brought up to believe that the father of our country was the most respected and loved man of his time. Not so. He was one of the most hated. Shortly before that famous first 4th of July, when we were to declare our Independence, hundreds and hundreds were working on a plan to kidnap George Washington, and return him to England to be tried for treason against the crown. How the plot was thwarted, and by whom, is our story today...