Elliot’s Debates: Volume 4
Convention of South Carolina
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.