Monday, April 26, 2010
Getting to know you:
Illinois, the S is silent. Pronounced IL-AH-NOY.
State Motto: State sovereignty, national union
State Nickname: Prairie State
Origin of state''s name: Algonquin Indian for "tribe of superior men"
State Slogan: "Land of Lincoln"
State Capitol: Springfield
Jesse White - Illinois Secretary of State
Governor - Pat Quinn
The State Seal:
We have a Metropolis, IL:
and mile after magnificent mile