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Thursday, July 4, 1839.+-

Springfield, IL.

Fourth of July parade, of which Lincoln is assistant marshal, ends at state house where James C. Conkling delivers oration. Globe Tavern accommodates 100 at noonday dinner. Toasts are given by Dr. E. H. Merryman, Simeon Francis, Dr. F. A. McNeil, Milton Hay, E. D. Baker, and others.Sangamo Journal, 12 July 1839.