Juneau, Dodge Co. Wis
February, 8, 1860.
Dr Sir --
The Republican Central Committee of this County have called a public mass meeting at the Court House in this place, for Tuesday, February 28th to organize & "set the ball in motion" for the great Campaigne, so soon to come off, & have requested me to invite you to be present and talk-- Your name, is a tower of strength in this state, & you can accomplish a great good-- Consider this an Earnest appeal to you to come & fail not, without strong reasons-- The State Convention comes off at Madison the next day & it will give me pleasure to take you from here to Madison-- I am a member of the State Committee & you will probably recieve an invitation from that Committee to be at Madison-- Please answer, that we may give due notice--
P. S. The Chicago & Northwestern R. R Comes directly to this place-- You can leave Chicago Monday noon, & be here Monday Evening--
Charles Billinghurst served two terms in Congress as a Republican Representative from Indiana.