Charles Guiteau: Crazed Assassin of President James A. Garfield in 1881

He called himself a “stalwart of stalwarts” and yelled “Arthur is President now!” Introduction “I am a Stalwart of Stalwarts,” the crazed little man told the authorities as he was being arrested for shooting the President of the United States. “Arthur is President now!” On the morning of July 2, 1881, Charles Guiteau—a failed evangelist,[…]