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Description: Gov. Jones' First Appointment - Col. Dawson;
Governor Jones - First Act
Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL
Source: Madison Co. Library, Huntsville, AL
Page/Column: Page 2, Column 1; Page 3, Column 3
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Gov. Jones’ first appointment was that of Col. R. H. Dawson to the position of President of the Board of Convict Inspectors. His appointment was confirmed by the Senate yesterday.
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MONTGOMERY, Dec. 2. – The first official act of Gov. Jones this morning was to send the name of Col. R. H. Dawson, for confirmation, as president of the State Board of Convict Inspectors, and Col. James A. Reeves, Examiner of Public Accounts, both of which were confirmed.