Elliot’s Debates: The Convention of the State of South Carolina
Elliot’s Debates: Volume 4
Convention of South Carolina, May 13, 1788
Tuesday, May 13, 1788.
On this day the Convention met, and the names being called over, there appeared to be present one hundred and seventy-three members; upon which they proceeded to ballot, when
His excellency, Governor THOMAS PINCKNEY, was elected President.
Colonel JOHN SANDFORD DART was elected Secretary.
Mr. Atmore, Messenger. Mr. Athwell, Door-keeper. Mr. John Bounetheau, Bar-keeper. Mr. Stevens, Cashier. Colonel Lushington, Assistant-Cashier.