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Printed by virtue of an Act of the Legislature, under the direction
and supervision of
EDWARD W. BARBER,
Lansing, Wednesday, January 7, 1863. Pursuant to the requirements of the Constitution, the members elect to the House of Representatives of the Legislature of the State of Michigan, for the year 1863, assembled in the Representative Hall of the Capitol, at Lansing, on Wednesday, the 7th day of January, at ten o'clock A. M., and were called to order by Edward W Barber, Clerk of the last House.
Upon examining the credentials of members, it was ascertained that the several counties were fully represented except the counties of Bay, Ogemaw, &c, the second district of Clin. ton county, the second district of Ingham county, the third dis. trict of Lenawee county, and the counties of Marquette, Chippewa, &c.
On motion of Mr. Cutcheon,
Hon. William T. Howell, of Newaygo, was chosen temporary Speaker.
By invitation of the Speaker pro tem., Hon. George Martin, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, appeared to administer the oath of office to the several members elect to the House.
The roll of the members was then called by counties and dis. tricts, when the following members answered to their names, and having subscribed and taken the oath of office, were admit. ted to seats as Representatives in the Legislature of the State of Michigan:
Allegan—1st district, Philetus 0. Littlejohn; 2d district, Daniel D. McMartin.
Barry-1st district, James A. Sweezey; 2d district, George Thomas.