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Tuesday, March 31, 1857.+-

Bloomington, IL.

Lincoln opens case of Isaac Wyant, charged with murder, for state, and defendant's attorneys outline their defense. That Wyant killed Anson Rusk is not contested, defense resting its case on alleged insanity of accused. Bloomington Pantagraph, 15 April 1857.

[Mrs. Lincoln buys drilling and muslin at John Williams' store. Pratt, Personal Finances, 148.]