temporary President, and John Melton, Esq., as Secretary.
These gentlemen having taken their seats, on motion of George B. Fitzgerald, Esq., the Chair appointed the following committee to nominate officers for the meeting: Messrs. George B. FitzgerMessrs. George B. Fitzgerald, James Green, Daniel Whitchead, John Melton and Michael Johnson; who, after a brief absence, submitted the following ticket, which was unanimously elected; President, Robert Bull, Esq., Portsmouth; 1st Vice President, Peter H. Whitehurst, Esq., Nehurst, $100; Thos M Brown, $200; John H Borum, $300; R B Lovitt; $200; D C Crowell, $200; Asa Jennings, $150; George R Fitzgerald, $200; George P Kneller, $100; L Waterfield, $150; Robert Kewen, $200; Magee & Freeman, $200; Peter Dilwock, two hogshed to the election of company officers resulting as follows:
Company A.--Capt Peter H Whitehurst, 1st Lieut Geo B Fitzgerald, 2d Lieut Robt Butt, 1st Orderly Sergeant R B Lovitt, 2d Orderly Sergeant Daniel Whitchead.
Company B.--Capt L W Web