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This article was published in 1893.
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  • Illinois Staats-Zeitung -- January 04, 1893
    Altgeld Ill. Office Seekers Too Much for Him

    Governor Altgeld is confined to bed, at the Palmer House. His illness is not exactly grave, but is likely to interfere with his departure to Springfield What a six months campaign, the antagonistic attacks of the opposing party, and the strenuous efforts which were hardly equalled by any other candidate, could not accomplish, that has been done by the horde of office-seekers which for weeks had "parked" on Altgeld's neck. Yesterday he broke down.

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