Frank Leslie’s April 28, 1866

Frank Leslie’s April 28, 1866, This sketch show a very passion and tranquil scene where couple come to view the over look at the border where the Fenian Action took place. This sketch was published in a very short time of 10 days from after the action took place. Frank Leslie’s Newspaper beat all their newspaper rivals in reporting on what happened a week before, which made the Harper’s Weekly and the Illustrated London News publish their own sketch of that breaking news on the Fenian Brotherhood landing on British soil to twist the lions tail.

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