By the Governor of Virginia.
the Convention of this State having required that the Constitution and Schedule which they adopted should be submitted to the people for their ratification or rejection, and that the aggregate vote for and against the same, and for and against the qualification of the right of suffrage, should be made known by proclamation of the Governor.
Therefore, I, John Letcher, Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, do hereby proclaim and make known that the following is the result of the vote as exhibited by the official returns:
|For the Constitution and Schedule||18,983|
|Majority against their ratification||672|
|For the qualification of the Right of Suffrage||16,514|
|Majority for the qualification||7,317|
George W. Munford,
Secretary of the Commonwealth.