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So-Called Independents

Dear Sir or Madam: While I fully understand the Reader is not responsible for the political ads it runs, I must comment on the placement November 3 by the so-called Independent Voters of Illinois-Independent Precinct Organization [Section 1]. Of 80 endorsements for political office, 72 went to Democrats, 8 to Republicans, and 2 to Greens. […]

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I Remember Roseland

Dear Sir: Growing up in Roseland, I spent more than a few moments in grade school gazing out the window at the rear of Bass Furniture, across the alley. It’s gratifying to know that the store is now owned and operated by the Davis family, true humanitarians. Grant Pick’s excellent story [“Stayin’ Alive,” November 17] […]