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State Convention.
evening session.

Wednesday, Dec. 4, 1861.

The ordinance concerning said being the special order, was considered, and debated at length, and finally laid upon the table — ayes 44, noes 36.

A resolution to provide for submitting to the voters of the State the question of electing the Governor by the General Assembly, was laid upon the table — ayes 43, noes 38.

Mr. Stuart presented the amended Constitution, as revised by the committee, which was made the order of the day for Thursday at 10 o'clock.

The Convention then went into secret session, to consider the nomination of Army officers.

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