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From Tennessee. Bristol, Tenn, May 7. --Johnson and Nelson, on approaching Blountville, were met by a deputation of citizens, who presented them the note of the Committee of Forty-Two.--They responded that if a majority of the meeting did not wish to hear them, they would not inflict a speech upon them. Whereupon, the vote was again taken upon the question of permitting them to speak. The meeting was composed of fifteen hundred persons. Five persons voted to hear them, three of them came up on the train with Johnson and Nelson, and were citizens of Carter county. Finding such an overwhelming majority against them, they concluded not to speak. Sullivan county is now a unit for the South.
Kentucky Legislature. Frankfort, May 7. --The Legislature has adopted resolutions calling for the correspondence between Governor Magoffin and the Confederate States. Also. inquiring whether the Confederate States have made any requisition in Kentucky for troops, and the Governor's reply thereto. Also, to appoint a committee to inquire into the expediency of the suspension of specie payments by the banks.
Mr. Breckinridge in Kentucky. Paducah, Ky., May 7. --John C. Breckinridge is on a speaking tour through this portion of the State. At Russelville, Princeton, Hopkinsville, and other points, large and enthusiastic Southern-Rights meetings are held, which he addresses with great effect.