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to wait upon the President and inform him of the election of Hon. Mr. Foote as presiding officer of the Senate, which motion was agreed to, and Messrs. Wilson and Bright were appointed to discharge that duty. Mr. Wade presented to the Senate the credentials of Hon. John Sherman, U. S. Senator elect from Ohio. Mr. Shermanoduced by him a few days since, that the Senate proceed to election for Sergeant-at-Arms, Doorkeeper and Assistant Doorkeeper, on Saturday, at two o'clock. Mr. Bright moved the postponement of the subject till the first Monday in December. The yeas and nays were then called on the motion to take up the resolution, resulting — yeas 28, nays 13. The resolution being before the Senate, Mr. Bright moved the postponement of the consideration of the resolution till the first Monday in December; on which the yeas were 19, nays 28. Mr. Breckinridge moved its postponement till Monday next, at 2 o'clock P. M. He desired to say that during his ser