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Illinois Delegation to the
1972 Democratic National Convention

Delegates (may be incomplete!)
Sam Ackerman, Chicago - John P. Ahern, Chicago - Suzanne Asher, Chicago - Douglas R. Aurand, Rockford - Phillip Ayala, Chicago - Michael J. Bakalis, Downers Grove - Brenetta Howell Barrett, Chicago - Mary Barrett, Oak Lawn - Annette Barrish, Chicago - Willie T. Barrow - Robert L. Bergman, Cahokia - Joseph Bertrand, Chicago - Judith Bieberle, Chicago - Leona Black, Chicago - William J. Bolger, McHenry - Elizabeth Brackett, Chicago - Walter D. Brand - Robert E. Brinkmeier, Forreston - Earl Burkland, Moline - Elmo J. Bush, East St. Louis - Mrs. Gordon Bush, East St. Louis - Janet Cartwright, Chicago - Thomas V. Cassidy, Peoria - Eugenia S. Chapman, Arlington Heights - Bennie Cherry, Zeigler - Miquel Chevere, Chicago - Carmen Chico, Chicago - Clyde L. Choate, Anna - Frank Cicero, Jr., Evanston - Dolores A. Cizek, Hinsdale - Marilyn C. Clancy - Kay Clement, Chicago - Joe T. Connelly, Charleston - William Cousins, Chicago - Cary Daniels, North Chicago - Buddy W. Davis, Wood River - Michael DeStefano, Carpentersville - Michael S. Devorkin, Skokie - Franklin E. Dove, Shelbyville - Meredith Dove, Shelbyville - Martin David Dublin, DeKalb - John S. Dullard, Minooka - Francis A. Dunn, Joliet - Myrtle Dunn, Robbins - John E. Dvorak, Bellwood - Robert Eisner, Evanston - Robert Engler, Chicago - Joseph Fennessey, Ottawa - Alvin G. Fields, Belleville - Bernice Finkleman, Chicago - Leo Fitzgerald, Springfield - William J. Foley, Moline - Natalie Forman, Chicago - Hector Franco, Chicago - Golda Franklin, Charleston - Suzanne Funk, Edwardsville - Paul E. Gardner, Peoria - Andrew J. Gianulis, Andalusia - Rosemary Glynn, Chicago - Margaret C. Gordon, Glencoe - Ann Gore - Mary Gosdam, Chicago - Robert B. Grabitz, Arlington Heights - Judah L. Graubart, Chicago - Gene H. Graves, Edwardsville - Kenneth J. Gray, West Frankfort - James Griffin, Jr., Springfield - Jacqueline Grimsham, Chicago - Gino Groppi, Danville - Cathy Ann Grossmayer, Chicago - Raymond Hale, Grand Chain - Marget D. Hamilton, Wheaton - Andrew Hargrett, Chicago - Donald G. Harwell, Maywood - Don J. Heckenkamp, Quincy - Myron E. Heineke, Bloomington - Charles L. Hester, Granite City - Carol Hochfelder, Chicago - Michael S. Holewinski, Chicago - James Houlihan, Chicago - Maureen Houlihan - Michael J. Howlett, Chicago - Kenneth T. Hubler, Marion - Richard Hutchison, Tinley Park - Mary Lee Inger, Homewood - Robert L. Ingram, Pekin - Timothy R. Ives, Bloomington - Jesse L. Jackson, Chicago - Aaron Jaffe, Skokie - Nancy B. Jefferson, Chicago - Julian John, Chicago - Kenneth J. Johnson, East St. Louis - Larry A. Johnson, Bartonville - Beatrice Jones, Chicago - Douglas Kane, Springfield - John M. Karns, Jr., Belleville - Harold A. Katz, Glencoe - Kathryn Kelley, Danville - R. L. Kelley, Danville - Thomas Kelly, Oak Lawn - Cathy Kennedy, Chicago - Carmen Deist Kerr, Bethalto - Truman Kirkpatrick, Lombard - James D. Knott, Evansville - Joseph P. Knox, Springfield - Sue Kolker, East St. Louis - Mel Konrath, Chicago - Robert T. Lane, Chicago Heights - Anna Langford, Chicago - William T. Larkin, Towanda - Ann M. Laurence, Freeport - Hubert J. Loftus, Addison - Kenneth Machynia, Chicago - Ginger Mack, Chicago - Jane Sieck Mandrgoc, Freeport - James Marcinkowski, Chicago - Peggy Smith Martin, Chicago - John S. Matijevich, North Chicago - James L. McCabe, Arlington Heights - Robert W. McGaw, Rockford - Kevin McInerney, Chicago - Dick Mell, Chicago - Gerri Merrill, Chicago - William A. Meyer, Lockport - Sherry Minert, Chicago - Newton N. Minow, Glencoe - John Mitchell, Chicago - Glenn E. Moore, Mt. Vernon - John R. Moran, Westchester - Jeanne Mudge, Edwardsville - Patrick Murphy, Chicago - Charlotte Neese, Toledo - Susan Toby Olszewsky, Kankakee - James Paquet, Chicago - D. Brewster Parker, Lincoln - John T. Perry, Glen Ellyn - Sharon Perry, Chicago - Daniel M. Pierce, Highland Park - Edwinah Price, St. Anne - Julia Price, Lawrenceville - Mrs. Stephen Pristas - Stephen E. Pristas, Joliet - Cecil D. Qualis, Moline - Robert N. Radcliff, Paris - William Reedy III - Liese L. Ricketts, Crete - Gary Roberts, Peoria - Stewart Roberts, Oak Park - Connie Robinson, Kankakee - James A. Ronan, Chicago - Philip C. Ruddy, Aurora - Cameron B. Satterthwaite, Urbana - Ellen Schanzle, Charleston - Dennis Schreiber, Chicago - James H. Schwartz, Chicago - Ronald M. Serpico, Melrose Park - Barbara Shah - William A. Sharp, Bloomington - Michael Shaw, Chicago - Gerald W. Shea, Riverside - Nina T. Shepard, Glencoe - George E. Shipley, Olney - Barbara H. Simpson, Huntley - Gerald Sinclair, Salem - Lillian Singer, Granite City - William S. Singer, Chicago - Emmett J. Slingsby, Ottawa - Phillip Smith, Chicago - Clara C. Smollen, Lemont - Betty C. Spence, Buffalo Grove - John Stevens, Chicago - Adlai E. Stevenson III, Chicago - Shirley H. Sudow, Peoria - Frances Sullivan - Alice Tregay, Chicago - Bonnie Truskosky, Danville - Wayne Turner, Marshall - Miguel Velazquez, Chicago - Louis S. Viverito, Burbank - James Wagner, Chicago - James M. Wall, Elmhurst - Robert A. Wallace, Chicago - John C. Watson, Jacksonville - Nancy L. Weiss, Aurora - Jack E. Wenzel, Benld - Lula Mae Williams, East St. Louis - Reginald Williams, Chicago - Stewart R. Winstein, Rock Island - Gwendolyn Woods, Chicago - D. Jeanne Wycoff, Aledo - Shelden Zenner, Chicago - Rosaline Zuckerman, Rock Island - Richard R. Zukowski, Crystal Lake

Alternates (may be incomplete!)
C. Lee Alaman, Canton - Mary C. Appleman, Downers Grove - Algis Augustine, Chicago - Harry W. Barnes, Elgin - Vernon L. Bell, Rockford - Marjorie C. Benton, Evanston - Dennis Bergman, Lena - Peggy Boyer, Champaign - Maureen Brenner, Lansing - Robert A. Calhoun, Belleville - Joseph Castillo, Chicago - Ramsey Claff, Chicago - Thomas E. Comfort, Normal - Catherine Crowley, Chicago - Patty Crowley, Chicago - Cullom Davis, Springfield - James H. Donnewald, Breese - Fredericka Douglas, Chicago - Nathan T. Elliff, Pekin - Phillip Flavin, Chicago - Jo Freeman - Doris W. Friedman, Highland Park - Marge Friedman, Park Forest - Randy Friend - Lucille Gallagher, Arlington Heights - Genievive Gibbons - Martin J. Gleason, Hinsdale - Robert F. Gorman, Berwyn - Mildred Gray, Sumner - Jean T. Gump, Morton Grove - James L. Hafele, Peoria - Thomas J. Hanahan, McHenry - Archie Bob Henderson, Harrisburg - Barbara Hillman, Chicago - Louis Hirsch, Chicago - Harold H. Holmes, Chadwick - Edward F. Horrigan, East St. Louis - Jean-Margaret Hynes, Chicago - Richard S. Jemilio, Chicago Heights - Robert Johnston, Des Plaines - Helen Jane Kenney, Springfield - Roger E. Knapp, Pinckneyville - Dwayne Linton, Herrin - Elizabeth Lowe, Palestine - Joseph McAfee - Fred McLendon - Fred L. Meersman, Moline - Saul Mendleson, Chicago - Clanthia Merrick - Judy Mitchell, Chicago - Poppy X. Mitchell, Ottawa - Vivian Moore, Chicago - James C. Morse, Dorsey - Kay Navarro - Richard H. Parson, Peoria - Jane R. Perlman, Wilmette - David J. Phillips, Bloomington - Frank J. Pirka, Jr., River Forest - Allie Polivka, Chicago - Al Raby, Chicago - William Raft, Chicago - Jeanine Raymond, Chicago - John Rednour, Du Quoin - Ronald A. Rodger, Tinley Park - Faith Ruffing, Chicago - James A. Sanders, Chicago - Penny L. Severns, Decatur - Paul Simon - Henry Stanton, Oak Lawn - Bonnie Steffenson, Chicago - Paul Stewart, Aurora - James Teale, Chicago - John P. Touhy, Chicago - Dwight Walker, Chicago - James E. Wallis, Collinsville - Bernice Weissbourd, Evanston - Kelly Welsh, Oak Park - James E. Will, Naperville - John H. Wille, Pontiac - Claude L. Wilson, Joliet - David Wise, Danville - Charles P. Wolff, Elgin - Ray L. Woock, Lockport - Kathleen A. Wood, Springfield

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