Saturday, November 29, 1879 - Page 4
FOURTH WARD. In tho Fourth Ward the primary waa held at Sawyer's Hall. A close and exciting contost took place betwoon Joseph Reeve and Jamos Given on one Bide and B. B. Hopkins, M. J. Dady and A. C. Whoeler oil the other. Tho Reeve - Given ticket was headed by J. W, Reill for President of the association and tho Hopkins - Dady ticket by Alfred Dorlon. Tho Reovo - Givon faction sustained sustained Mr. Given for delogato to tho Oeneral Commit - toe and the opposing side supported Mr. Eugene Orr. The vote was so close that Mr. Given wa3 declared elected a delegate and Mr. Dorlon waa choseu President of the association.