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This article was published in 1868.
16 articles were published that year.

This article has a primary subject code of "Part Played by Social and Political Societies" (I F 2).
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  • Illinois Staats-Zeitung -- March 28, 1868
    Seventh Ward Grant Club

    In a well-attended meeting of Republicans, held last night at Hammell's Hall, a Grant Club was organized. The following officers were elected:

    President: J. B. Ballantyne,

    Vice-presidents: John McClemand, Francis Pasdelopf, C. F. Tegtmeyer, John DeGroot, C. P. Feeney, and Alderman Max Schuler.

    Secretary: R. P. Kennedy.

    Treasurer: Charles Lodding.

    Mr. Feeney, Mr. Pasdelopf, and Mr. Schuler were elected to serve as a committee on resolutions for the purpose of setting forth the purposes of the Club. They will report at the next meeting.

    The Club will convene every Tuesday and Saturday evening until election.

    German
    I F 2, III A