Copy, ISLA. The copy from which the text is derived was supplied some years ago by M. Welte & Sohne, Freiburg, Germany.
 Friedrich K. F. Hecker.
 Dr. Theodore Canisius edited the Alton Freie Presse. He moved to Springfield in March, 1859, and became editor of the Illinois Staats Anzeiger under Lincoln's ownership, May 30, 1859.