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Debate Commentary from Newspapers
General Commentary on the Campaign

Alton Weekly Courier (R)

The Daily Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois (R)

Republican and Telegraph, Dixon, Illinois. (R)

Freeport Weekly Bulletin (D)

Freeport Weekly Journal (R)

Weekly North-Western Gazette, Galena, Illinois. (R)

The Jacksonville Sentinel (D)

Quincy Daily Whig and Republican (R)

Rockford Republican (R)

Illinois State Journal, Springfield, Illinois. (R)

Central Illinois Gazette, West Urbana, Illinois. (R)

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