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When his eight years as President of the United States ended on January 20, 1953, Harry Truman took the train home to Independence, Missouri, mingling with other passengers along the way. He had no secret service protection. His only income was an Army pension.

When his eight years as President of the United States ended on January 20, 1953, Harry Truman took the train home to Independence, Missouri, mingling with other passengers along the way. He had no secret service protection. His only income was an Army pension.

Abraham Lincoln’s ghost is the most popular ghost story in the White House. Lincoln’s ghost is said to have haunted the White House since his death, and has been reported by over 20 employees and residents, including first ladies, Harry Truman, Teddy Roosevelt, and Winston Churchill.