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pectable; but God, being willing, whether traitors be many or few, as I have hitherto waged war against traitors and treason, and in behalf of the Government which was constructed by our fathers, I intend to continue it to the end.
[Applause in the galleries.]
Mr. Pearce, of Maryland, spoke on the thirtieth, against the resolution and in condemnation of the action of the Government in his State, which he pronounced to be positive, arbitrary, causeless, and wanton oppression.
On the second of August, Mr. Wilson moved to take up the resolution for consideration.
Mr. Trumbull, of Illinois, opposed the motion and demanded the yeas and nays, and they were ordered — yeas, twenty-eight; nays, eleven. Mr. Doolittle moved it to the Judiciary Committee. Mr. Polk demanded the yeas and nays, and they were ordered — yeas, seventeen; nays, twenty-three. Mr. Sherman, of Ohio, said: I am going to vote for the resolution, and I am going to vote for it upon the assumption that the different acts o
r, to cover advanceWeehawken, (flag,) Ironsides, Catskill, Montauk, Patapsco, Nantucket; gunboats Paul Jones, Seneca, Ottawa, Dai-Ching.
July 25WagnerGunboats Ottawa, Dai-Ching, Paul Jones.
July 28WagnerWeehawken, Catskill, Ottawa, (gunboat.)
July 29WagnerIronsides, Patapsco.
July 30WagnerIronsides, Catskill, Patapsco, Ottawa, (gunboat.)
July 31Rebel batteries on Morris IslandOttawa, (gunboat.)
Aug. 1WagnerMontauk, Patapsco, Catskill, Weekawken, Passaic, Nahant, Marblehead, (gunboat.)
Aug. 2WagnerOttawa, Marblehead, (gunboats.)
Aug. 4WagnerMontauk, Marblehead, (gunboats.)
Aug. 6WagnerMarblehead, (gunboat.)
Aug. 8WagnerOttawa, Marblehead, Mahaska, (gunboats.)
Aug. 11Wagner and vicinityPatapsco, Catskill.
Aug. 13Rebel batteries on Morris IslandGunboats Dai-Ching, Ottawa, Mahaska, Wissahickon, Racer.
Aug. 14Rebel batteries on Morris IslandGunboats Wissahickon, Mahaska, Ottawa, Dai-Ching, Racer, Dan. Smith.
Aug. 15WagnerMortar-boats Racer, Dan. Smith.
Aug. 17Rebel batteries