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ls, and took the oath of office: James A. Seddon, Wm. Ballard Preston. Wm H. McFarland, Charles W. Russell and Robert Johnson. Mr. Toombs.--I believe the members elect from the State of North Carolina, whose credentials have been filed are present. The President.--They will please come forward and take the oath of office. Accordingly the following named gentlemen, members elect from North Carolina, came forward and were sworn in — George Davis, W. W. Avery. W. N. H. Smith, A. W. Venable, J. M. Morehead, R. C. Puryear, and E. A. Davidson. Mr. Perkins, of Louisiana.--As the House is now organized, I move the appointment of a committee to inform the President that a quorum is present and ready to receive any communication he may be pleased to make. The motion being sustained, the Chair appointed Messrs Perkins, of Louisiana, Brockenbrough, of Virginia, and Johnson, of Arkansas, to constitute such committee. During the absence of the committee, Mr. Toombs, fr