On motion it was ordered that each article of the Constitution be taken up, and separately amended and passed, which was done.
On motion, the Constitution was then adopted as a whole.
The next business was to nominate a Commander-in-Chief, Secretary of War, and Secretary of State. Captain John Brown was unanimously elected Commander-in-Chief, J. H. Kagi, Secretary of War, and Richard Realf, Secretary of State.
Elder Monroe was to act as President until another was chosen.
A. M. Chapman, I think, was to act as Vice-President. Dr. M. K. Delaney was one of the Corresponding Secretaries of the Organization.
There were some others from the United States, whose names I do not now remember.
Most of the delegates to the Convention were from Canada.
After the Constitution was adopted, the members took their oath to support it. It was then signed by all present.
During the interval between the call for the Convention and its assembling, regular meetings were held at Barbour'