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WHICH CONVENED AT THE CAPITOL, IN DES MOINES, IOWA, JAN. 13, 1868.
THE LIBRARY OF THE
MAY 18 1928
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS
Io as 1868
JOURNAL OF THE SENATE.
SENATE CHAMBER, DES MOINES, IOWA,
JANUARY 13, 1868.
pursuance of law the Senate of the Twelfth General Assembly convened at 2 o'clock P. M., and was called to order by LieutenantGovernor Gue.
At the request of the President, Rev. W. W. King invoked the Divine blessing.
On motion of Senator Parvin, George P. Abel, of Polk county, was elected Secretary pro tem.
The roll was called of the senators holding over, and the following senators were present :
1st District — Joseph Hollman. 2d District - Eliab Doud. 14th District — J. M. Robertson. 15th District --John A. Parvin. 21st District - J. R. Reed. 22d District - A. M. Larimer. 27th District — J. Myer. 28th District - Jonathan W. Cattell. 30th District — S. S. Farwell. 40th District — James B. Powers. 42d District - H. C. Bulis. 46th District - Addison Oliver. The following senators presented their credentials : 3d District — H. C. Traverse. 4th District - Madison M. Walden. 5th District --J. D. Wright. 6th District - E. M. Bill. 7th District —I. W. Keller. 8th District - N. B. Moore. 9th District - J. P. Casady. 10th District — C. L. Matthies. 13th District -- A. H. Hamilton (to fill vacancy). 17th District — John C. Johnson (to fill vacancy). 19th District - Thomas McMillan. 20th District — George E. Griffith.