Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Staples” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: April 9, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
...ve policy towards the seceded States, he would go for an ordinance of secession.
The President.--The lobbies will be cleared the moment that applause is repeated.
Mr. Staples .--The applause came from the floor.
The President.--From the lobbies and floor both.
Mr. Scott went on to declare his belief that the President contemplated a peace policy.--He did not th...
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