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Clinton County Liberty Convention: For The Signal Of Liberty

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This Conveinion met at De Witt on RIonday, Oei. lp, Ib'JC, ind was organized by nppoiniinti Henry Post, Chuirmi.n, and John ' Snnds Secreiary: The moeiing then istcned to n froni Henry BibV after whidi it ndjourned io meet again at o'dock l'. M. At 2 o'clock the tneeiing was oalled fo order by the Cliairmnn and was addessed by Messrs. ilough and Plun;i., after wl.ieh the felbwing persons wtre pui in nominaiioh by ihe Conven" non, to be supponed at the ensuing elcciior.. l'r Representntivc- Milton P. Burtch. ' Trensurer- Stcplien Pcarl. " County Judge- Martin Moore. " Secjnd Judgc - Hcnry Post. " Associate Judgcs- Lowis Coburn, and Henry S. Harrison. " SherifT- Dnvid Olin. " Register- Jo!m Sand3. " C.-unty Clerk- Counland Ilill. " of Probate- Oilvin Marvin. " Surveyor- Orvillc Jngorsol. " Coroners- Georgc Alien, and Anthony Ni les. T he meering then adjourned to seven in the evening to nn adjressfrom Mr. Bibb. who ippeared at the appoinicd hour and relaTcd hia thrilling narraiive to a dcnsely crowded house.- A livelyimpcu.shisbüen given to iho ca aso' of Liberiy, and iis friends oncouraged to labor on until tbe ernancipatiön of the sluvo eh;ll be accjunpüshed.