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RECEPTION.
GENERAL A. PERRILLIAT, Chairman.

Officers and Members of the General Committee are Members of the Reception Committee.

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INVITATIONS TO COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS OUTSIDE OF NEW ORLEANS.

JUDGE A. A. GUNBY, of Monroe, Chairman.
Col. A. T. Prescott, Prof. J. M. Gwinn, Hon. F. P. Stubbs,

Ex-Governor N. C. Blanchard.

INVITATION TO MISSISSIPPI VALLEY HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION.

WM. BEER, Chairman. T. P. Thompson, Prof. M. J. White, Prof. Pierce Butler,

MEMBERS OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION.

CallED, NOVEMBER 4TH, 1811.
Constitution Adopted, January 22nd, 1812.

JULIEN POYDRAS, President.
J. D. DEGOUTIN BELLECHASSE,
J. BLANQUE,

S. HIRIAT,
T. J. LEBRETON D'ORGENOY,

Of the County of Pointe Coupee.
MGRE. GUICHARD,
S. HENDERSON,

R. HALL,
DENIS DELARONDE,
F. LIVAUDAIS,

LEVI WELLS,
B. MARIGNY,

Thos. F. OLIVIER,
THOMAS URQUHART,

Of the County of Rapides.
JACQUES VILLERE,
John WATKINS,

P. BOISSIER,
SAMUEL WINTER,

J. PRUD'HOMME,
Of the County of Orleans. Of the County of Natchitoches.

JAMES BROWN,

JAMES DUNLAP,
JEAN NOEL DESTREHAN,

David B. MORGAN,
ALEXANDER LABRANCHE,

Of the County of Concordia.
Of the German Coast.
MICHEL CANTRELLE,

HENRY BRY,
J. M. REYNAUD,

Of the County of Ouachita,
GENEZI Roussin,
Of the County of Acadia.

ALLAN B. MAGRUDER,

D. J. SUTTON,
AMANT HEBERT,

JOHN THOMPSON,
WILLIAM WIKOFF, JR.,

Of the County of Opelousas. Of the County of Iberville.

LOUIS DE BLANC,
WILLLIAM GOFORTH,

HENRY JOHNSON,
Bela HUBBARD, JR.,

W. C. MAQUILLE,
PIERRE BEAUCHET ST. MARTIN, CHAS. OLIVIER,
H. S. THIBODAUX,

ALEXANDER PORTER,
Of the County of Lafourche.

Of the County of Attakapas.
ELIGIUS FROMENTIN,

Secretary of the Convention. The Convention was Held in the Tremoulet House, situated at the

Corner of St. Peter and Levee Streets.

CONSTITUTIONS OF LOUISIANA. 1812—Convention Called, November 4, 1811... Adjourned, January 28, 1812 1845– August 5, 1844......

May 14, 1845 1852— July 5, 1852. ........

July 31, 1852 18614 January 23, 1861.. ..

March 26, 1861 1864– April 6, 1864. .......

July 23, 1864 1868 November 23, 1867...

March 9, 1868 1879— April 21, 1879. ......

July 23, 1879 1898– February 8, 1898....

May 12, 1898 By Act of Congress of April 8, 1812, Louisiana was admitted into the Union, to take effect April 30, 1812.

The first Legislature under the Constitution of 1812 assembled June 27, 1812. The first officials of the State of Louisiana were:

Wm. C. C. CLAIBORNE, Governor.

JULIEN POYDRAS, President of the Senate.
P. B. St. Martin, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

J. MONTEGUT, Treasurer,
L. B. MACARTY, Secretary of State.

T. B. ROBERTSON, Representative in Congress.
A. B. MAGRUDER, J. N. DESTREHAN (Declined), and Thos. Posey,

United States Senators.
Hall, Mathews and DERBIGNY, Judges of the Supreme Court.

GOVERNORS OF LOUISIANA.

FRENCH 1699—Iberville, Founder.

1726—Perier. 1699—Sauvole.

1733—Bienville. 1701-Bienville.

1743—Vaudreuil. 1713–Lamothe-Cadillac.

1753-Kerlerec. 1717–De l'Epinay.

1763—D'Abbadie. 1718 Bienville.

1765—Aubry. 1724-Boisbriant, ad interim. 1803–Laussat, Colonial Prefect.

SPANISH. 1765—Ulloa.

1791–Carondelet. 1769-O'Reilly.

1797—Gayoso de Lemos, 1769—Unzaga.

1799—Casa Calvo. 1776_Galvez.

1801-Salcedo. 1785–Miro.

AMERICAN 1803–Wm. C. C. Claiborne. 1862–George F. Shepley. 1812_Wm. C. C. Claiborne. 1864–Henry W. Allen. 1816-Jacques P. Villere.

1864—Michael Hahn. 1820—Thos. B. Robertson.

1865–J. Madison Wells. 1824–Henry S. Thibodeaux. 1867-Benj. F. Flanders. " 1824-Henry Johnson.

1868—Joshua Baker. 1828Pierre Derbigny.

1868–Henry C. Warmouth. 1829-Armand Beauvais.

1873— John McEnery, de jure. 1930—Jacques Dupre.

1873–W. P. Kellogg, de facto. 1831–Andrew B. Roman.

1877-Francis T. Nicholls. 1835–Edward D. White.

1880—Louis T. Wiltz. 1839—Andrew E. Roman.

1881-Samuel D. McEnery. 1843_Alexander Mouton.

1888—Francis T. Nichols. 1846_ Isaac Johnson.

1892–Murphy J. Foster. 1850—Joseph Walker.

1900—W. W. Heard. 1853— Paul O. Hebert.

1904— Newton C. Blanchard. 1856–Robt. C. Wickliffe.

1908 J. Y. Sanders. 1860—Thos. O. Moore.

1912—L. E. Hall.

CELEBRATION, BY THE LOUISIANA HISTORICAL SOCIETY, OF THE ONE HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ADMISSION OF LOUISIANA

INTO THE UNION OF STATES.

NEW ORLEANS, TUESDAY, APRIL THIRTIETH, 1912.

THE PROGRAMME.

10:30 A. M.-Carriages with guests, escorted by committee, leave

hotels. 11:00 A. M.—Reception at Mayor's parlor of guests and general

committee; welcome by Mayor and Governor. 12:15 P. M.-Carriages will convey guests, State and city officials

and committee to warships at head of Jackson

avenue, leaving City Hall at 12:15. 1:45 P. M.—Guests, including officers of war vessels and of

ficials, escorted by reception committee, will re-assemble in front of the City Hall, at 1:45 P. M. to

join parade. NOTE—Carriages will be at constant service of guests from 10:30

A. M. Each carriage will be under control of a

committee member. 2 00 P. M.— Military Parade: Governor and staff, Mayor and

members of City Council, guests and committee will join parade at Lafayette Square, at 2:00 p. m., and proceed up St. Charles to Lee Statue, down

Camp to Canal, to Rampart, to Chartres, to Cabildo. 3:00 P. M.—Review of parade from Cabildo and grand stand;

guests, speakers and committee.
His Excellency, Gov. J. Y. Sanders, presiding.
Invocation- Most Rev. James H. Blenk, Archbishop
of New Orleans.
Address of Welcome-Gov. Sanders.
Welcome to City of New Orleans-Mayor Martin
Behrman.
Address—Hon. Philander (. Knox, Secretary of
State of the United States, representing the Pres-

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