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r vote ever cast in the State.
This, in brief, was the life of Governor Andrew, up to the time he entered upon the duties of Governor of this Common-wealth.
Associated with him on the ticket as Lieutenant-Governor was Hon. John Z. Goodrich, of West Stockbridge, who, being afterwards appointed Collector of the Port of Boston, resigned on the 29th of March, 1861.
Oliver Warner, of Northampton, was elected Secretary of State; Henry K. Oliver, of Salem, Treasurer and Receiver-General; Dwight Foster, of Worcester, Attorney-General; and Levi Reed, of Abington, Auditor of Accounts.
Jacob Sleeper, of Boston; John I. Baker, of Beverly; James M. Shute, of Somerville; Hugh M. Greene, of Northfield; Joel Hayden, of Williamsburg; James Ritchie, of Roxbury; Oakes Ames, of Easton; and Eleazer C. Sherman, of Plymouth,—were elected Councillors.
William Schouler, of Lynn, was Adjutant-General, to which office he had been appointed by Governor Banks; he was also acting Quartermaster and Inspec
Governor to President Lincoln
the ladies of Cambridge
call for thTo Montgomery Blair, Postmaster-General: Hon. Dwight Foster, our Attorney-General, will hand you this note, with my full commendations.
Mr. Foster is a gentleman with whom you can take counsel, findi
The above letter was inclosed in one to Mr. Foster, the Attorney-General of the State, who was rnor to request Ex-Governor Boutwell, Attorney-General Foster, Judge Hoar, and William L. Burt to g April, Governor Andrew received from Attorney-General Foster a telegram from Washington, saying, Aast night.
All well at Annapolis and here.
Mr. Foster had followed on the heels of Mr. Boutwell.
Very respectfully and truly yours, Dwight Foster.
Mr. Boutwell remained in Washington is Excellency Governor Andrew.
dear Sir,—Mr. Foster, I learn, has gone with General Butler, and he Secretary.
He also, in co-operation with Mr. Foster, the Attorney-General, and Senator Wilson, b