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House of Representatives. At 12 o'clock precisely, the House was called to order by Hon. Howell Cobb, of Georgia, the presiding officer of the late Provisional Congress, who stated that it was made his duty by an act of the Provisional Congress to preside over the Permanent Congress until its organization. An earnest and impressive prayer was delivered by the Rev. Mr. Duncan, of the M. E. Church. The call of the roll of the members was then commenced, and at its conclusion the presi
ted the permanent Constitution of this Southern Confederacy.
Again, I thank you.
When the Speaker had concluded his marks, Mr. Cury, of Alabama, moved the House proceed to the election of a Clerk and put in nomination Mr. Emmett Dixon of Georgia.
Mr. Pryon, of Virginia, nominated Mr. W. Cluskey, of Tennessee, and supported the nomination earnestly.
Mr. Lyons, of Virginia, nominated Mr. McDonald, of Virginia, and earnestly supported the nomination.
He spoke of Mr. McD's posi