Thursday, March 12, 2009

Abe Lincoln's watch opened!

A gold watch owned by Abraham Lincoln bears a message marking the start of the U.S. Civil War, but the president never knew of the "secret" inscription uncovered on Tuesday at the National Museum of American History.

Click here for full story and a link to some pics.

Makes quite a change from just the watchmaker's initials or State license number!

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