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The vote was again taken, (the lowest candidate having been dropped by the rules,) with the following result: Leake 79, Welch 24, Jeter 42.
Necessary to a choice 73.
So Mr. W. J. Leake was declared elected second Doorkeeper.
The Southern Commissioners.
Mr. Preston, from the committee appointed to wait on the Southern Commissioners, submitted the following report:
"The Committee appointed by the Convention to wait upon the Commissioners from the States of South Carolina, Georgia and Mississippi, to invite them to accept seats on the floor of this Convention, and inform them that the Convention would receive any messages from them, respectively, at such time and in such form as they might choose, respectfully report — That the Committee waited upon the gentlemen named in the resolution, yesterday evening, and stated to them, as directed, the purport of the visit.
The Commissioners expressed their grateful sense of the courtesy shown to them personally, and the hono