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National Convention at New Orleans, LA

1872LA-National-reports-page6.pdf

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About one thousand lookers on. not wholly uninterested, filled the lobby of the hall, thronged the stairways and peopled the sidewalks in front of the building.

When the session again took place, temporary chairman Pinchback asked if the committee were ready to report. This was answered by the secretary of the committee. who rose and read the following report. which is found to embrace the complete list of all accredited delegates and the respective States which they represent:

Alabama—Jerry Harrulson, James T. Rapier, G. W. Washington, H. Thompson. R. W. Whitaker, Frank McKid, William V. Turner.

Arkansas—M. W. Gibbs.

District of Columbia—John M. Langston.

Georgia—H. M. Turner.

Louisiana—P. B. S. Pinchback, James Lewis, J. H. Ingraham, George Devizan, J. H. Burch, Harry Lott, David Young.

Maryland—Isaac Meyers.

Massachusetts—George L. Ruffin, J. Sella Martin.

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