WCE-Very Unusual Article Supporting Chicago as Site for the World's Columbian Expo Lot #95

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WCE-Very Unusual Article Supporting Chicago as Site for the World's Columbian Expo Lot #95

This one-page article was reprinted prior to Chicago being selected as the fair site to promote the fair in the Windy City. The entire selection process took seemingly forever and the other finalist, New York, fought and fought and fought but couldn't overcome the Congressional support for Chicago. New York business and political leaders were genuinely shocked when Chicago was selected.