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Friday, March 1, 1844.+-

Sugar Creek Meeting House, Sangamon County, IL.

Whig rally is held at early candle lighting. In his speech on tariff, Lincoln attempts to convince farmers that high tariff makes cheaper goods. Speeches are made by Dr. A. G. Henry, Edward D. Baker, and Dr. F. A. McNeil.Register, 15 March 1844; Speech at Sugar Creek, Illinois, 1 March 1844, CW, 1:334.