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Election of Congressmen, President and Vice President.

The Confederate Congress passed a law at its late session which provides for the election of a President. Vice President and members of Congress, under the permanent Constitution, on the first Wednesday of November next.

The Electors of President and Vice President are to meet in their respective States and cast their votes on the first Wednesday in December.

Congress is to assemble on the 18th day of February, 1862.

The President of the Senate will open and count the votes for President and Vice President on the 19th of February.

The President will be inaugurated on the 22d of February.

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