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NINTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
STATE OF IOWA,
WHICH CONVENED AT THE CAPITOL, IN DES MOINES, IOWA, ON MONDAY,
JANUARY 13, 1862.
JOURNAL OF THE SENATE.
SENATE CHAMBER, DES MOINES, Iowa,
Monday, January 13, 1862.3 Pursuant to the provisions of the Constitution, the Senate of the 9th General Assembly of the State of Iowa, met in the Senate Chamber, and was called to order by the President, Lieutenant Governor Rusch.
Prayer by Rev. Mr. Cowles.
On motion of Mr. McPherson, J. H. Sanders of Keokuk county, was elected Secretary pro tem.
On motion of Mr. Angle a Committee of five was appointed on credentials.
The President appointed as said Committee Messrs, Angle, Gray, McPherson, McCrary of Lee, and Trambull.
On motion of Mr. McPherson, Mr. Armstrong of was elected Sergeant-at-arms pro tem.
On motion of Mr. Watson, Frank. Peabody of Iowa county, was elected Messenger pro tem.
On motion of Mr. McCrary of Van Buren, Mr. David Hunter of Polk county, was elected Fireman pro tem.
On motion of Mr. Dana, Mr. Blickensderfer of Story county was elected Door Keeper pro tem,
Mr. Udell moved that the Secretary be invited to provide Desks aud Stationery for the use of the Reporters for the “Daily Times” and “ Daily Register.
On motion of Mr. Brown the Senate took a recess of 20 minutes.
At 15 minutes past 3 o'clock the Senate was again called to order by the President, when Mr. Angle from Committee on Credentials submitted the foilowing report :
The Committee on Credentials beg leave to report that they have examined the Credentials of the following named persons and find the same to be correct, to-wit:
NAMES OF SENATORS.
17th District. 25th District.