--The Baptist General Association of Virginia met at the First Baptist Church of this city yesterday afternoon, to hold its — annual meeting.
After singing and prayer, the body was organized by electing the following officers:
--Rev. Ro Ryland, D. D.
1st Vice President
--Hon. R. L. Montague
2d Vice President
--Rev. L. W. Seeley, D. D.
3d Vice President
--Rev. J. L. Burrows, D. D.
4th Vice President
--Rev. A. B. Smith
— A. P. Abell
Treasurer — J. B. Watkins
The rules of order were then read.
Rev. W. E. Hatcher
and Rev. W. Slate
were appointed Committee on Delegations.
On motion, Rev. J. B. Jeter, D. D.
, R. L. Montague
, and others, were appointed to prepare suitable resolutions in regard to the war.
On motion, the Association adjourned to meet at ten o'clock to day.
The exercises of to-day are likely to be very interesting, as the main subjects to be discussed relate to the state of the country.
Considering the times, the attendance is encouraging.