Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 1.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

A Toast Volunteered at a Public Dinner at Athens, Illinois [1]

August 3, 1837

By A. Lincoln. Sangamon county will ever be true to her best interests and never more so than in reciprocating the good feelings of the citizens of Athens and neighborhood.

Annotation

[1]   Sangamo Journal, August 12, 1837. The dinner was given in honor of the Sangamon County delegation in the legislature, in expression of ``approbation of their course in the Legislature.''