April 26th  Greensboro [NC] Tuesday 18th heard that Mr. Lincoln had been killed in Ford’s Theatre Washington City by a person unknown, who, after the deed leaped upon the stage & cried sic simper tyrannis, Its South is avenged. The killing occurred 11th April & Johnson was inaugurated 12th in his private room at the Kirkwood house. Same night Mr. Seward was attacked in his own room & stabbed several times. Two of his sons wounded same night, one supposed mortally. It is reported that Mr. Seward will recover. Ordered to move to-day at 10 o’c. am – will march ten miles to-day. Genl. Lee surrendered at Appomattox C.h. 9th April – paroles dated 10th. Richmond evacuated 2d April. The officers & soldiers were paroled to return to their homes, there to remain undisturbed.