Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Hugh W. Sheffey” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: January 8, 1863., [Electronic resource]:
Both Houses of the Legislature met yesterday at 12o'clock.
The Senate adjourned until to-day, there being no quorum present.
In the House Mr. Hugh W. Sheffey of Augusta, was nominated for Speaker and elected without opposition.
In taking the seat he made a brief and very eloquent address, which we regret we have not space to publish.
He assured the Ho...
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