Stark County Illinois
Political News Gleanings


Stark County has had its county convention and has placed its county ticket in the field. The following are the nominations: Circuit Clerk, J. M. Brown of Toulon; States Attorney, B. F. Thompson of Bradford; Sheriff, S. M. Adams of Toulon; Coroner, Wilson Trickle. Representatives to legislature: J. D. Hurd. Congressional delegation are in favor of Hon. Julius R. Starr of Peoria. [Henry Republican, 29 June 1876 - Transcribed by Nancy Piper]

Our school election resulted in the election of Charles Gleason for school director. Although the greenbackers were on the ground with their little shot guns, it availed nothing, the victory was ours. Castleton, April 29, 1880


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