1st fundraiser set for new Abraham Lincoln statue
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[February 01, 2013]
The Abraham Lincoln Statue
Committee will have their first fundraiser on Tuesday, Feb. 5, from 5 to 8 p.m. at
Culver's in Lincoln. The committee will serve Mary Todd Lincoln's delicious
cake, and Culver's will serve the special yogurt of the day: old-fashioned
The proposed Abraham Lincoln bronze
statue will commemorate the speech he made on Oct. 16, 1858, on the
courthouse lawn in Lincoln.
Informational brochures will be available at the fundraiser at
Culver's, and the committee will be dressed in period costumes.
If you are unable to visit Culver's
that evening and would like to make a donation, make your check
payable to LCGHS, mark your check for "A. Lincoln Statue," and mail
to LCGHS at 114 N. Chicago St., Lincoln, IL 62656
The Logan County Genealogical &
Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, and
donations are tax-deductible.