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Wednesday, March 1, 1843.+-

Springfield, IL.

Whigs meet in Hall of Representatives. William H. Davidson, senator from White County, is elected chairman. Lincoln states object of meeting and offers resolutions favoring tariff, national bank, distribution of public lands proceeds, and district conventions. Addresses are given by Lincoln, Henderson, Browning, and Baker.Resolutions at a Whig Meeting, 1 March 1843, CW, 1:307-8.