Category Archives: Mercer

Edward Cooper

Biographical Sketches of Members of Congress, Members of the Legislature,
Officers of the State Governement and judges of the Supreme Court of Appeals,
West Virigina, 1917

Source:
West Virginia Legislative Hand Book and Manual and Official Register, 1917,
Compiled and Edited by John T. Harris, Clerk of the Senate,
The Tribune Printing Co., Charleston, West Va.
pgs. 719 – 770

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES

pg. 721

Representatives

FIFTH DISTRICT.-COUNTIES: Lincoln, Logan, McDowell, Mercer, Mingo, Monroe, Summers,
Wayne, and Wyoming (9 counties). Population (1910), 206,573.

EDWARD COOPER (Republican), of Bramwell, W. Vs., was bom at Trever-
ton, Pa., February 26, 1873, and moved to West Virginia in 1875, in which State
he has since lived; was educated at Washington and Lee University, Lexington,
Va., taking the degree of B. L. in 1894; engaged in the practice of law for three
years, and at the death of his father abandoned the law and engaged actively in
the development of coal property in the State of West Virginia; has occupied
every position in coal mine; was married in 1895 to Miss Frances Douglass
Smith, of Lexington, Va., and has one son, Edward, Jr., and daughter, Frances
Douglass; was elected to the Sixty-fourth Congress, and re-elected to the Sixty-
fifth Congress, receiving 25,627 votes, to 23,857 cast for his opponent on the
Democratic ticket, G. R. C. Wiles, of WiUiamson, W. Va. The State of West
Virginia was redistricted by the legislature of 1915, the new fifth district having
now 9 counties, as against 12 in the old fifth district.

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Fred V. Cooper

MERCER COUNTY WEST VIRGINIA
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The History of West Virginia, Old and New
Published 1923, The American Historical Society, Inc.
Chicago and New York, Volume II
pg. 155

FRED V. COOPER has proved his business progressiveness and efficiency in his
effective service as cashier of the Bank of Athens at Athens, Mercer County,
and is one of the popular and representative young business men of his native
County. He was born at Bluefield, Mercer County, on the 17th of July, 1895, and
is a son of Elijah F. and Irene E. (Vermillion) Cooper, the former a native of
Virginia and the latter of West Virginia. The father was long a successful
Contractor and builder and is now a resident of Beckley, Raleigh County. The
Vermillion family was founded in Virginia in the Colonial period of our national
history and numerous representatives of the same have been successful physicians
and surgeons.

Mr. Cooper gained his early education in the public schools at Athens, where he
thereafter continued his studies in the Concord State Normal School, in which he
was graduated as a member of the class of 1915. He then entered the University
of West Virginia, but after pursuing a course in electrical engineering for one
year impaired health compelled him to leave the university. Upon recovering his
physical health he became, in 1917, assistant cashier of the Bank of Athens, and
in 1919 he was advanced to his present executive office, that of cashier of
this substantial and well ordered institution. He is affiliated with the Masonic
fraternity, is a member of the Mercer County Country Club, through the medium
of which he finds opportunity for indulgence in his favorite recreation, that
of lawn tennis, and he and his wife are active members of the Methodist
Episcopal Church, South.

In 1917, at Athens, was solemnized the marriage of Mr. Cooper and Miss Pearl
Preston, whose father, S. V. Preston, is now a successful coal operator at
Harland, Kentucky. The attractive home of Mr. and Mrs. Cooper is brightened by
the presence of their two children, Irene E. and Harry Fred.

Gordon S. Seal

MERCER COUNTY WEST VIRGINIA
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The History of West Virginia, Old and New
Published 1923, The American Historical Society, Inc.
Chicago and New York, Volume ll.
pg. 115

GORDON S. SEAL, of Bluefield has had an extensive experience as a coal
operator, banker and in other lines. This is one of the prominent names in West
Virginia business circles, his father, Capt. John R. Seal, having long been
prominent as a banker and coal man in Charleston.
While Gordon S. Seal is a native of New York City where he was born June 23,
1880, his parents were born in Virginia and he represents an old family of
Virginia ancestry. He is a son of Capt. John R. and Nannie (Wood) Seal. Hid
father was vice president of the Charleston National Bank, and for many years
had extensive holdings and management of coal and railroad properties.
Gordon S. Seal acquired a common and high school education at Charleston,
and from there entered Johns Hopkins University at Baltimore, where he graduated
A.B. in 1902. Since his university career he has given undivided attention to
his business affairs, first entering the coal business with his father. In 1913
they sold their interests, and Gordon Seal was then for the following two years
associated with the John T. Hesser Coal Company. He removed to Bluefield in
1915, and from 1916 to 1918 was in the real estate and banking business with
the Virginia Realty & Loan Company. In August. 1919, he assisted in organizing
and incorporating the Curtis-Seal Company, a firm handling general office
supplies over an extensive territory in which the important pints are
Williamson, Bluefield, Welch, Bramwell, and Tazewell, but he sold out of this
business in November, 1921.
Mr. Seal in 1907, at Montgomery, West Virginia, married Miss Inez Austin,
daughter of George C. and Jennie Austin. Four children were born to their
marriage, and the three living are Lyall Austin, John Ridley and Jane Ann. Mr.
Seal and family are members of the Episcopal Church, and he is a Royal Arch,
Knight Templar and Scottish Rite Mason and Shriner, a member of the Elks, the
Kiwanis Club, Chamber of Commerce and Bluefield Country Club. He is an outdoor
man, fond of strenuous exercise, plays golf and tennis, and his hobby is motor
trips to distant points.

R. B. Fergus0N

Biographical Sketches of Members of Congress, Members of the Legislature,
Officers of the State Governement and judges of the Supreme Court of Appeals,
West Virigina, 1917

Source:
West Virginia Legislative Hand Book and Manual and Official Register, 1917,
Compiled and Edited by John T. Harris, Clerk of the Senate,
The Tribune Printing Co., Charleston, West Va.
pgs. 719 – 770

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES

pg. 735

Members of the House of Delegates.

FERGUS0N, R. B. (Republican) Address: Blue-
field, West Va. Born in Carter county, Tennessee,
August 6, 1872; educated in the public schools; occupation,
locomotive engineer on the Norfolk & Western Rail-
way; has served eight years in the Bluefield city council
and is still a member of that body; has been a member
of the Board of Education of Beaver Pond District four
years and still serving in that connection; elected to
the Legislature in 1916 as one of the delegates from
Mercer county; committee assignments in 1917: Edu-
cation, Counties, Districts and Municipal Corporations,
Claims and Grievances, Labor.

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Thomas S. Hamilton

MERCER COUNTY WEST VIRGINIA
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The History of West Virginia, Old and New
Published 1923, The American Historical Society, Inc.,
Chicago and New York, Volume II

pg 196

Rev. Thomas S. Hamilton, the able and honored pastor of the Bland Street
Methodist Episcopal Church, South, in the City of Bluefield, Mercer County,
was born at Abingdon, Washington county, Virginia, October 17, 1867, and is a
scion of one of the old and influential families of that section of the Old
Dominion state. He is a son of John B. and Anna (Bradley) Hamilton, his
father having been born and reared in Washington County and having there been
engaged in mercantile business at Abingdon for many years. As a lad of
fifteen years, John B. Hamilton ran away from home and followed an infantry
that went forth in defense of the Confederate cause in the Civil war. The
youthful soldier lived up to the full tension of the great conflict,
participated in many engagements, including a number of important battles,
and the bullet which wounded him in one of his hands remained imbedded in the
flesh of the hand until his death in 1905, at the age of fifty-nine years.
His widow attained to the age of seventy-three years and passed to the life
eternal in 1919, both having been devout members of the Methodist Episcopal
Church, South, in which Mr. Hamilton served many years as a steward. John B.
Hamilton was a man of fine mentality and sterling character, was a stalwart
supporter of the principles of the democratic party and was affiliated with
the United Confederate Veterans.

Rev. Thomas S. Hamilton, eldest in a family of five children, received his
preliminary education in the public schools of his native place, thereafter
continued his studies in Emory and Henry College, Virginia, and later took a
law course in historic old University of Virginia. He was admitted to the
bar at Abingdon, judicial center of his native county, and there he continued
in the successful practice of his profession for a period of twelve years.
Mr. Hamilton likewise studied medicine, and thus further broadened his
intellectual ken and practical knowledge-a fortification that has been of
much value to him in the high calling in which he is now serving. Moved by a
fine spirit of Christian stewardship, he finally decided to consecrate his
life to the ministry of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, of which he
had become an earnest member in his youth. He was ordained a clergyman of
the church in 1902, as a member of the Holston Conference in Virginia, and
his first pastoral service was on the Oldtown Circuit of that conference. He
was thus engaged one year, and during the ensuing three years was in similar
service on the Cedar Spring Circuit. He then became pastor of the church at
Wise, Virginia, where he continued his labors two years. For the ensuing
four years he was pastor of Grace Church at Bluefield, West Virginia, and the
next four years found him pastor of Trinity Church in the City of
Chattanooga, Tennessee. In 1916 he came again to Bluefield, where he has
since served continuously as pastor of the Bland Street Methodist Church. In
evidence of the high esteem in which he is held in the community and also of
the estimate placed upon him as a citizen and a clergyman, it is interesting
to record that the Bluefield Chamber of Commerce, every leading civic
organization in the city and all of the other churches of Bluefield recently
sent representatives to the annual conference of the Methodist Church with
insistent requests that Mr. Hamilton be returned to his present pastorate, to
which he was duly reassigned. He is a forceful and eloquent pulpit orator
and an able church executive, so that unequivocal success has attended his
work in his various pastoral charges. His fine intellectual and professional
attainments have heightened his influence in connection with civic affairs.
He was one of the leaders in the movement which caused Mercer County to “go
over the top” in the various lines of patriotic contribution during the
nation’s participation in the World war, he having been one of the most zealou
s of the four-minute speakers engaged in furthering such war service in the
county and having served on many committees in charge of local campaigns in
support of the Government loan, Red Cross work, etc. Mr. Hamilton was
chairman of the local committee which perfected arrangements for the
evangelistic campaign of Rev. “Billy” Sunday in Bluefield. He is a leader in
community sentiment and action , is a valued member of the Chamber of
Commerce, and of the Rotary Club, in which he holds the office of president
of the local club.

On the 26th of February, 1895, was solemnized the marriage of Mr. Hamilton
and Miss Aldens Clark, daughter of Isaac Lewis Clark, a representative
citizen of Abingdon, Virginia. Mr. and Mrs. Hamilton have three sons and six
daughters. One of the sons, Stokes Hamilton, served with loyalty and
efficiency as a soldier in the United States army at the time of the World
war, and received commission as first lieutenant.

Roy T. Wright

MERCER COUNTY WEST VIRGINIA
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The History of West Virginia, Old and New
Published 1923, The American Historical Society, Inc.,
Chicago and New York, Volume II
pg 94 +95

Roy T. Wright, general manager of the Pawama and Algonquin mines, vice
president of the Bank of Matoaka and president of the Wright Drug Company,
came into this district in 1902 as a member of the First Engineering Corps
for the Pocahontas Coal & Coke Company, and his initiative and ability have
since advanced him to a leading place in the affairs of this part of Mercer
County.

He was born near Princeton, that county, July 24, 1882, son of E. C. and Mary
S. (Ellis) Wright, the former a native of Wythe County, Virginia, and the
latter of Monroe County, West Virginia. E. C. Wright came to Mercer County
in 1866 with his father, Thomas Wright, who settled on a farm near Princeton
and spent the rest of his life as a farmer and cattle raiser. Thomas Wright
was a veteran of the Confederate army. He was killed by accident while
working in the timber at the age of eighty-four. E. C. Wright followed
farming for many years, but since 1907 has been a resident of Matoaka and is
in business as a funeral director. He is a Methodist, much interested in
Sunday School work, is affiliated with the Masons, Knights of Pythias,
Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Moose and other societies and is a
democrat. His family consists of two sons and three daughters, the other son
L. A. Wright being in charge of the Wright Drug Company.

Roy T. Wright acquired his early education at Princeton, finishing school at
the age of eighteen, after which he spent a year on the farm. His first
connection with the coal industry was in the service of the Sagamore Coal
Company on Crane Creek, following which he went with the Pocahontas Coal and
Coke Company, and since his first work at Matoaka he has enjoyed increasing
responsibilities, serving as superintendent, manager and engineer, and has
been connected with the Winonah, Hiawatha, and Smokeless companies the
Springton Colliery Company, and since 1918 has been in active charge of the
coal properties above mentioned and has other interests in the coal industry
as well. Besides the Bank of Matoaka and the Wright Drug Company he is
manager of the Matoaka Electric & Power Company, is president of the Mercer
Hardware & Furniture Company, president of the Matoaka Insurance Agency.

Mr. Wright in 1900 married Miss Mary Harriet McClaugherty, who was born at
Princeton, daughter of James McClaugherty. They have three children:
Bernice, a student in the Martha Washington College at Abingdon; Harry and
Agnes, both in high school. The family are Methodists, and Mr. Wright is
affiliated with the Elks and Knights of Pythias, is a Scottish Rite Mason and
a member of the Mercer County Country Club.

White

MERCER COUNTY WEST VIRGINIA
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The History of West Virginia, Old and New
Published 1923, The American Historical Society, Inc.
Chicago and New York, Volume ll.
pg. 113

The White family was of English origin, coming to America in the early days
of the Colonies and settling on the James River in Virginia, William White, who
married a Miss Workman was the progenitor of the family in Tazewell County,
Virginia, and Mercer County, West Virginia. He came to this region from Campbell
County, Virginia. Benjamine White, his son, was sheriff of the County of Mercer
and represented this County in the general assembly of Virginia before the
states were separated and was prominent in the business and political affairs of
the county for more than half a century. He married Elizabeth Pearis and
enjoyed a long and happy married life, having been married sixty-one years
before the death of his wife at the age of eighty-six and his wife at the age of
eighty-three. He was a man of very strong mind and sterling character. To them
were born the following children: George W., who married Alice Bailey; John H.
who married Julia Cunningham; Charles, who was never married; Sarah Louisa, who
married Andrew J. Hearn; Elizabeth Pearis, who married Richard C. Christie; and
three daughters, Bell, Mary and Minnie, who died at the ages of fifteen,
sixteen, and seventeen, all within two weeks from diphtheria.

William H. Thomas

MERCER COUNTY WEST VIRGINIA
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The History of West Virginia, Old and New
Published 1923, The American Historical Society, Inc.,
Chicago and New York, Volume II

pg 190

William H. Thomas. While there is probably no city in the state of the size
that has a larger number of men with distinctive and important achievements
to their credit in the domain of commerce and industry than Bluefield, there
is manifest a disposition to recognize and confer by consensus of opinion if
not formally a degree of special leadership upon Mr. William Henry Thomas,
whose name in that community really suggests all the best elements of power
and influence involved in constructive citizenship and commercial enterprise.

Mr. Thomas represents an old family of Roanoke County, Virginia, and he was
reared and educated and had his early commercial training there. Though his
home has been in Bluefield for a number of years, he still feels in touch
with the vicinity where he was born and reared. His birth occurred November
13, 1865, at what was then known as Big Lick, now Roanoke City. He is a son
of Charles M. and Jane (Crawford) Thomas, natives of Roanoke County.

Giles Thomas, Sr., came to this country from England about 1745, settling
near Havre de Grace, Maryland. His son, Giles Thomas, Jr., who was born in
1763 and died in 1842, moved to Virginia in 1796, settling in the county of
Botetourt, now Roanoke. He was only twelve years of age when the
Revolutionary war broke out, and in his sixteenth year he joined the Maryland
Regiment and served until the close. He was under General Thomas in the
great campaign of the Carolinas, and witnessed the surrender of Lord
Cornwallis at Yorktown. For these services as a soldier he received a land
grant, which was located west of Cumberland in Washington County, Maryland.

On June 4, 1786, Giles Thomas, Jr., married Ann Wheeler. He was a cousin of
Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Maryland, a venerable signer of the
Declaration of Independence. They were married at Carrollton.

Charles M. Thomas, a son of Giles Thomas, Jr., was born July 15, 1790, and
died May 30, 1869. He was about six years of age when the family settled in
Botetourt County, Virginia. He married Elizabeth Barnett, who was born April
1 1792, and died in November, 1875. They were the parents of Charles
Marigold Thomas.

Charles M. Thomas was born in 1825 and died in 1866. He was a farmer in
Roanoke County and in 1861 moved his family to Big Lick. During the war
between the states he was with a Virginia regiment, and on account of
physical disability was chiefly employed in the Quartermaster’s Department
and the Home Guard. Charles M. Thomas was one of ten brothers who were in
the Confederate army, and this approaches if it does not establish a record
for participation of one family that or any other war of the nation. In 1852
he married Jane Crawford, who was born July 24, 1831, and died in 1914. She
was a descendant of James Crawford, Sr., who was of Scotch-Irish birth and
came from Northern Ireland in 1770. His wife was a Miss Wallace a descendant
of Sir John Wallace of Scotland. Hames Crawford, Jr., their son, was five
years of age when the family came to this country. He married Eliza Poague,
whose family came in 1765 from Scotland and settled in Augusta County,
Virginia. This James Crawford, Jr., by his wife, Eliza was the father of
James Crawford, father of Jane Crawford Thomas. The mother of Jane Crawford
was Jane Deyerle.

William H. Thomas, who therefore descends from very substantial American
stock on both sides, never had any better school advantages than those
supplied by the common schools of Roanoke County, and at the age of seventeen
he was earning his living as clerk in a retail general store at Big Lick, and
the year represented a valuable training to him. He then went on the road as
a traveling salesman, and for eight years sold groceries and general
merchandise throughout the South and Coast states. In 1889, at the age of
twenty-four, Mr. Thomas became associated with three other men, one of whom
was his brother-in-law, B. P. Huff, in the firm of Huff, Andrews & Thomas,
wholesale grocers. The personnel of this firm has remained the same for over
thirty years, though their greatly extended business is conducted under a
number of corporate names. The partnership has been maintained as a firm at
Roanoke, where they had their first headquarters as wholesale grocers. Mr.
Thomas was the man who acquired the business for this early firm as traveling
salesman, and for several years he covered the states of Virginia and West
Virginia. The first important step in expanding the business came in 1895,
when a branch was located at Bluefield, and this is now the main house of
Huff, Andrews & Thomas Company. The business at Bluefield has from the first
been conducted as a corporation, with Mr. Thomas as president and general
manager. In the meantime the partners in 1892 had organized a wholesale dry
goods and notion business under the title F. B. Thomas & Company, the active
head of which was F. B. Thomas, a brother of William H. and one of the origina
l partners in the Huff, Andrews & Thomas Company. F. B. Thomas & Company is
still doing business.

There are now seven wholesale grocery houses representing the expanded
interests of the original concern at Roanoke, and Mr. Thomas of Bluefield is
connected with all of them as a director. The six houses outside of
Bluefield are: Thomas-Andrews Company at Norton, the Bristol Grocery Company
at Bristol, Abingdon Grocery Company at Abingdon, National Grocery Company at
Roanoke, these all being in old Virginia; and Williamson Grocery Company at
Williamson, and Mullins Grocery Company at Mullins, West Virginia.

Mr. Thomas has organized and has participated in the management of a large
number of successful business undertakings, including the Roanoke Candy
Company, of which he is a director, the Bristol Candy Company at Bristol,
Virginia, the Bluefield Ice and Cold Storage Company, which he with others
organized in 1904 and of which he is president; the Citizens Underwriters
Insurance Agency; the Flat Top National Bank of Bluefield, which he and
others organized in 1903 and of which he is vice president; the Bluefield Gas
& Power Company, of which he is a director; the Southern Investment and Real
Estate Company of Roanoke, of which he is a director; the Bailey Lumber
Company of Bluefield probably the largest lumber company in the state; the
Montvale and Company and the Big Clear Creek Coal Company in Greenbrier
County.

When his associates speak of his civic record they usually begin and end with
unqualified praise of what Mr. Thomas did as member and for many years
president of the School Board of Bluefield City. He first went on the board
as a member in 1902, and altogether served twelve years, most of the time as
president of the board. While he was president practically all of the modern
school buildings in the city now in use were erected, both for the white and
colored people. Mr. Thomas has some sound ideas on education, but his
particular service was due to his great faculty of getting things done,
whether it comes to the promotion of a strictly business enterprise or the
financing and construction of a group of school buildings.

On November 17, 1891, Mr. Thomas married at Elizabethon, Tennessee, Miss
Minnie Folsom, daughter of Maj. H. M. and Elizabeth (Berry) Folsom. Major
Folsom, who was a relative of Francis (Folsom) Cleveland, widow of President
Cleveland, was one of the able lawyers of Tennessee and had a distinguished
war record, going into the Confederate army at the age of seventeen and being
promoted to major before he was twenty. He died in 1909. Mrs. Thomas is a
member of the Daughters of the American Revolution and for many years has
been president of Bluefield Chapter of the United Daughters of the
Confederacy. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas have three children: Paul C., who was born
in Tennessee in 1892 and finished his education in Washington and Lee
University, Florence F. and Grace Elizabeth.

Mr. Thomas is of Scotch Irish ancestry, and his people were among the early
settlers of the Valley of Virginia and also identified with the pioneering of
Roanoke County. Some of his ancestors were soldiers in the Revolution and
one of them was a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

Mr. Thomas assisted in organizing the Bluefield Country Club and is one of
its Board of Governors. His favorite sport is hunting and fishing, and he
particularly enjoys the pursuit of big game in the Maine woods. He is a
democrat in politics, is affiliated with the Royal Arch, Knight Templar, and
Scottish Rite Masons and Mystic Shrine, the Knights of Pythias, the
Independent Order of Odd Fellows and the Lions, and he and Mrs. Thomas are
members of the Presbyterian Church. Mr. Thomas in 1904 was a delegate from
West Virginia to the World’s Sunday School Convention at Jerusalem, and
during that trip abroad he made an extensive tour all through the Holy Land,
Egypt and other Mediterranean countries.

William B. Honaker

Biographical Sketches of Members of Congress, Members of the Legislature,
Officers of the State Governement and judges of the Supreme Court of Appeals,
West Virigina, 1917

Source:
West Virginia Legislative Hand Book and Manual and Official Register, 1917,
Compiled and Edited by John T. Harris, Clerk of the Senate,
The Tribune Printing Co., Charleston, West Va.
pgs. 719 – 770

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES

739

HONAKER WILLIAM B. (Republican.) One of
the delegates from the county of Mercer; lives at Matoaka.
Born February 11 1870; educated in common, private and
summer normal schools; engaged in teaching in Raleigh
and Mercer counties from 1888 to 1899; was County Super-
intendent of Schools of Mercer county from 1895 to 1899;
moved to McDowell county in 1902 and engaged in the
coal business there until 1908 when he returned to Mercer;

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William Putnam Hawley

Biographical Sketches of Members of Congress, Members of the Legislature,
Officers of the State Governement and judges of the Supreme Court of Appeals,
West Virigina, 1917

Source:
West Virginia Legislative Hand Book and Manual and Official Register, 1917,
Compiled and Edited by John T. Harris, Clerk of the Senate,
The Tribune Printing Co., Charleston, West Va.
pgs. 719 – 770

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES

pg. 725

HAWLEY, WILLIAM PUTNAM. (Republican.) Ad-
dress: Bluefield, West Va. Born July 22, 1868, in Raleigh
county; educated in the common schools and at the State
Normal School at Athens; occupation, merchant, banker,
manager of a telephone company, and farmer; served as
Superintendent of Schools and Sheriff of Mercer county;
also, as Chief of Police of Bluefield, and member of City
Council for ten years; member of House of Delegates in
1909-11-13; elected to the Senate from the Seventh Dis-
trict in 1914; assigned to committees as follows in 1917:
Finance (Chairman); Banks and Corporations, Penitentiary,
Medicine and Sanitation, Claims and Grievances, Public
Printing, Public Library, Virginia Debt.

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