CHICAGO -- Illinois' largest single bond issue ever is scheduled to be sold tomorrow by the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority, with the proceeds targeted for expansion of the McCormick Place convention center in Chicago.

The $879 million of revenue bonds will be priced in a deal headed by Smith Barney, Harris Upham & Co., the bookrunner, and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities, the co-senior manager.

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