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Oberly - | ', ' A I.cbnnon Count l»n May SticMnd...
| ', ' A I.cbnnon Count l»n May SticMnd T,oft*n, Tho approaeliinj} Illinois Bcnntorial MrnjjKlo promises In ln< a bitter nml prolonged prolonged contest. Carter HnrrlMon. not- wlthstRn<Unn I'l* gallant fight in tho r»ce for (tovcrnor, is not Ihu first rhoh-n of Iho Central Illinois PemotrrnlH, nml his can.' illilufiy in not Hourly a* strong us many of his followi-i* nnd others pit-dieted before and Mace HIP climo of tlio Presidential clod Ion. A Democrat, will bo elected to succeed General JVttfun. This IH almost n polilicnl ccrlnliity, Imt Harrison In Southern Southern and Central Illinois is evidently not us strong a enmlidnto nH .Tolin IT. (>l>orly, chairman of the DetnooraUo HUtc Central Coitmillleo, who ilurlnjj tlio pnsl, few weeks, haw iiomo to Iho front ns a dangerous dangerous nml formldalile cnndidiilo against tho polit.lealftKplratldiisofClilwigo'HambltloiiH mayor. Olu-i-ly imt only manancd Uio Stn'to campaign In a masterly manner, but made friends of Influence who will prove t'licvisetlc. In tliolr work In eluding a BUII- ccssor to John A. LogftH. Tho other DoiiKMirathi candidatcH now inoiitlonod are Oeneral J. C 1 , Ulaflk, who a fi>w yearn ago ran for Lieutenant-Oovonior'of tho State; Congressman Morrison and General John M. Palmer; but tho fight, It Is evident, evident, will bo between Harrison and Oburly. Mr. Oborly was born In Lebanon comity, and his parents resided at Slmolierstown. Ills father Is ilonil and !itn mother reslilcB with her son In Illinois, Kx-Mayor Oberly, of Oil City, formerly of Womelsdorf, Is a cousin of Ids. John II. Oborly, of Illinois, Is a cousin of T. J. 'burly of Sinking Spring and Luvi l'\ 'lierly, of Reading,

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  1. Lebanon Daily News,
  2. 29 Nov 1884, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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