The Daily Mercury
The Daily Mercury
Contributed by klstacy_home

Description: Gov. Jones' First Appointment - Col. Dawson;
Governor Jones - First Act

Date: December 4 1890

Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL

Source: Madison Co. Library, Huntsville, AL

Page/Column: Page 2, Column 1; Page 3, Column 3

================ Page 2, Column 1 =================
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.

================= Page 3, Column 3 ===================
Governor Jones
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.

Submitted: 06/19/14 (Edited 06/19/14)

Tags: (Please limit tags to surnames found within the article above)

Views: 267 views. Averaging 0 views per day.
In the most recent 30 day period, there've been 0 views.

Items (articles, comments, etc.) placed on the Newspaper Abstracts website and associated mail lists remain the property of the contributor. By submitting any item to this site, the contributor has granted permission to the Newspaper Abstracts website and associated mail lists to permanently display and archive the item(s) online for free access to the site visitor.