Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Morton” in article 2 of The Daily Dispatch: April 13, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
...anded the yeas and nays.--The vote resulted — yeas 38; nays 56.
Mr. Born, of Botetourt, moved to strike out the 1st section and insert a substitute, which we will publish to-morrow.
Mr. Morton moved that the Committee rise, and Mr. Borst, of Page, demanded the yeas and nays.
The motion was agreed to — yeas 60; nays 37.
The Committee then rose and reported progress.
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