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Thursday, June 18, 1857.+-

Bloomington, IL.

Lincoln's suit against Illinois Central for his fee in famous McLean County tax case is called in McLean Circuit Court. No one appears for defendant, so jury, after hearing Lincoln's evidence, assesses his damages at $5,000, amount sued upon. Parties in Pike v. Shaffer, in which Lincoln appears for plaintiff, agree that trial shall be set for June 23, 1857. Record.