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By Berry Craig

do you know that William Goebel of Kentucky is still the single country governor to be assassinated whereas in place of work? Or that Abraham Lincoln, now a favourite son of the Bluegrass kingdom, garnered below 1 percentage of the state's vote in 1860? How approximately Matthew Lyon, the congressman who gained reelection from a prison phone and as soon as bit off the thumb of a voter in the course of a brawl at the apartment flooring? those are yet 3 of the interesting and little-known tales from Kentucky's political prior present in precise stories of Old-Time Kentucky Politics. subscribe to longtime columnist Berry Craig as he stocks stories of a time while votes can be obtained with a drink and political changes have been resolved with ten paces and a pistol.

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