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Wednesday, January 11, 1837.+-

Vandalia, IL.

Linder brings up his resolutions demanding investigation of state bank. Lincoln leads opposition in long speech directed at Linder and deprecating any investigation. He denies he is special advocate of bank, but he will oppose any move to injure bank's credit.House Journal; Speech in the Illinois Legislature Concerning the State Bank, 11 January 1837, CW, 1:61-69.