By the Governor of Virginia — a proclamation.
--Whereas a vacancy has occurred in the House of Delegates of Virginia
, occasioned by the resignation of John G. Steger
, one of the Delegates
from the city of Richmond
, therefore, the Sergeant
of the said city is hereby required to cause an election to be held at the several places of voting prescribed by law in said city, on Monday, the twenty-second day of the present month, (September,) for a Delegate to supply the vacancy.
Given under my hand, as Governor, and under the Seal of the Commonwealth
, this tenth day of September, 1862, and in the eighty-seventh year of the Commonwealth
By the Governor
George W. Munford
se 12--td Sec'y of the Commonwealth