'Afternoon with the Lincolns' set Sunday

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Deerfield Historical Society will host "An Afternoon with President and Mrs. Lincoln" on Sunday at the Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 S.R. 225. Doors open at 2 p.m., with the program at 3 p.m., followed by a Soup 'n' Salad supper.

The program begins on April 14, 1865, as the President and Mrs. Lincoln prepare to attend the performance of "Our American Cousin" at the Ford Theatre.

The presenters are Gerald and Marilyn Payn. Gerald presents in costume in the first person on a variety of Lincoln topics. Marilyn will accompany Gerald in period dress as Mary Todd Lincoln and will answer questions.

The cost is $10 per person. For reservations, call 330-654-2199 or email WmWestover@embarqmail.com.

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