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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 4. (ed. Frank Moore) 1 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: February 19, 1862., [Electronic resource] 1 1 Browse Search
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Haynes, Henry, Hill, Hunter, Orr, Preston, and Simms--11. For Mr. Hooper--Messrs. Davis, Maxwell, Mitchell, Oldham, Peyton, and Sparrow--6. For Mr. Dawson--Messrs. Johnson and Dortch--2. James H. Nash, of South-Carolina, having a majority of the votes cast, was declared the Secretary of the Senate, and came forward and was duly qualified. On motion of Mr. Orr, the Senate proceeded to the election of a Doorkeeper. Two ballots were had, the last resulting in the election of Mr. James Page, of North-Carolina. During the balloting Mr. Wigfall, the Senator from Texas, appeared in his seat and subsequently took the oath. On motion of Mr. Orr, the daily hour for the meeting of the Senate was fixed at twelve o'clock M. The Senate then adjourned. House of Representatives. At twelve o'clock precisely, the House was called to order by the Hon. Howell Cobb, of Georgia, the presiding officer of the late Provisional Congress, who stated that it was made his duty by an
having a majority. Four additional ballots were had without an election. The following was the result of the sixth and last ballot, in detail. For Mr. Nash.--Messrs. Barnwell, Baker, Brown, Clark, Haynes, Henry, Hill, Hunter, Orr, Preston, and Simms--11. For Mr. Hooper--Messrs. Davis. Maxwell, Mitchell, Oldham, Peyton, and Sparrow--6. For Mr. Dawson--Messrs. Johnson and Dortch--2. James H. Nash, of South Carolina, having a majority of the votes cast, was declared the Secretary of the Senate, and came forward and was duly qualified. On motion of Mr. Orr, the Senate proceeded to the election of a Doorkeeper. Two ballots were had, the last resulting in the election of Mr. James Page, of North Carolina. During the balloting Mr. Winfall, the Senator from Texas, appeared in his seat and subsequently took the oath. On motion of Mr. Orr, the daily hour for the meeting of the Senate was fixed at 12 o'clock, M. The Senate then adjourned.