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The General Election took place in this State on the first Monday of August. The returns which we have seen satisfy us that Daniel P. Cook is re-elected the Representative from that State in Congress by a large majority over Shadrack Bond, who opposed him.
The important question of Convention or No Convention for revising the Constitution of the State, with a view, principally, to admitting that introduction of Slaves into the State, has, we are happy to learn, been decided in the Negative by the People, after as full and free a discussion as perhaps ever was had, among any People, on any subject. – Nat. Intel. [Republican Compiler (Gettysburg, Pa),September 8, 1824 - Submitted by Nancy Piper]
Died at the residence of his father, in Scott county, Kentucky, the Hon. Daniel P. Cook, lately a Representative in Congress from the State of Illinois.
[Republican Compiler (Gettysburg, Pennsylvania), November 7, 1827 - Sub by N. Piper]
Senator James Hamilton Lewis will be honored at a reception to be given by the Illinois State Society at Washington, at it first meeting in the new year on January 21. All representatives from Illinois and their wives will be in the receiving line. [unknown newspaper, January 1932, submitted by Foxie Hagerty]
The Illinois Jeffersonian, state wide Democratic paper, has made it's appearance. The publication will be under the directorion of the state central committee campaign and issued monthly and at more frequent intervals during the coming election . [unknown newspaper, January 1932, submitted by Foxie Hagerty]
J. Edward Jones, lawyer of Oak Park, has announced his candidacy for the republican nomination for governor. [unknown newspaper, January 1932, submitted by Foxie Hagerty]
National Democratic Nominations.
[Source: Illinois State Democrat, Aug. 29, 1860 - Submitted by Candi H.]
J. C. BRECKINRIDGE, OF KENTUCKY.
GEN. JOSEPH LANE, OF OREGON.
STATE ELECTORAL TICKET.
JOHN DOUGHERTY, of Union.
THOMPSON CAMPBELL, of Cook.
1st District - ILLIAM SHANNON, of Stephenson.
2d [District - JOHN C. AMBLER, of Cook,
3d [District - JUSTUS STEPHENS, of Bureau.
4th [District - NORMAN II. PURPLE, of Peoria.
5th [District - WILLIAM C. WAGLEY, of Hancock.
6th [District - JOHN L. McCONNELL, of Morgan.
7th [District - JOHN E. CUMMINGS, of Logan.
8th [District - J. M. HAWLEY, of Marion.
9th [District - JOHN E. NAIL, of Union.
Democratic State Ticket.
For Governor, THOMAS M. HOPE, of Madison.
For Lieutenant Governor, THOMAS SNELL, of De Witt.
For Secretary of State, B. T. BURK, of Macoupin.
For Auditor, HARRY S. SMITH, of Knox.
For Treasurer, WILLIAM H. CATHER, of Adams.
For Superintendent of Public Instruction.
JOHN H. DENNIS, of St. Clair.
Sangamon County Democratic Ticket.
DR. N. WRIGHT, of Chatham.
S. G. NESBIT, of Wolf Creek.
WILLIAM WASHBURN, of Berlin.
For Clerk of Circuit Court,
THOMAS CRAFTON, of Springfield.
C. P. BARTON, of Horse Creek.
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