SPECIAL ELECTION PROCLAMATION , LICKING CO., OHIO
September 15, 1868
To the Sheriff of Licking County, Greeting:
WHEREAS, Satisfactory evidence has been received at this Department that a vacancy exists in the office of Representative from the county of Licking, in the General Assembly of Ohio, caused by the resignation of John F. Follett, You are hereby notified to hold a special election in said county, on the second Tuesday in October ensuing, at the usual place of holding the same therein, for the purpose of filling such vacancy; and you will give notice of the time and place of holding such election in your proclamation.
In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Ohio to be affixed at Columbus, this 15th day of September, 1868.