--An election took place in this city yesterday for a member of the House of Delegates and for Commonwealth's Attorney of the Circuit Court, to fill vacancies occasioned by the death of Littleton Tazewell
The contest passed off very quietly, no disturbance having occurred in either ward; and Colonel Thomas J. Evans
was elected to the House of Delegates and Major N. A. Sturdivant
to the position of Commonwealth's Attorney by the following vote:
Taking the vote for member of the House of Delegates as a guide, the total vote cast in the city was seven hundred and sixty-eight.