House Journal 1821 Volume 1 (30-41314-P006A.pdf)
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4 inform him that a quorum of both Houses of the Legislature are assembled agreeably to adjournment and are ready to receive any communication which he may please to lay before them. Read and passed Sent down for concurrence Read and concurred and Messrs Tucker, Irish and Low are joined.
[Report on returns of new members] [Names] The Committee of the House of Representatives appointed to examine the returns of several new members elected to this House since last session - have attended to that service and report that the following members appear to be correctly returned - to wit - Isaac Adams of Portland instead of Simon Greenleaf David Marston of Parsonsfield instead of Rufus McIntire. Benjamin Dunn of Cornish instead of Thos' A. Johnson. Ebenezer Eaton of Wilton &c instead of Charles Morse. Jabez Mowry of Lubec &c instead of Horatio G. Balch. Ephraim Whitney of Jonesboro &c instead of Thomas Ruggles. Ralph C. Johnson of Belfast &c instead of Alfred Johnson Jr. John Perley of Baldwin &c instead of Phinehas Ingalls. which is respectfully submitted Jany 10 1821 Mark Dennett per order Read and accepted; and Mr. Dunn of Poland is requested to introduce the aforementioned members to the Governor to be qualified. [qualified] Mr. Dunn returned and informed the House that the members abovementioned had been duly qualified to take their seats in this House. Ordered, that the Clerk of the House provide each of
Description: The journal of the House of Representatives documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.
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