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By the Governor of Virginia a proclamation. --Whereas, a vacancy has occurred in the House of Delegates of Virginia by the resignation of Wm. b. Newton, Esq., the member elect from the country of Hanover: Therefore, the Sheriff of said county is hereby required to hold an election at the several places of voting prescribed by law, on Thursday, the 24th day of the present month, to supply the said vacancy. Given under my hand as Governor, and under the Seal of the Commonwealth, at Richmond, this 3d day of October, 1861, and in the 86th year of the Commonwealth. John Letcher. By the Governor: Geo. w. Munford, Sec'y of the Com'th. oc 4--d&cw3t