roposition an alternative contemplating negotiation as a means of effecting the end proposed: and this was carried by 27 Yeas, to 25 Nays — the Nays all Whigs.
The measure, as thus amended, passed the Senate by Yeas 27--all the Democrats present and three Whigs, of whom two thereupon turned Democrats — to 25 Nays — all Whigs;
On the final vote in the Senate, the Yeas--for the Proposition as amended — were as follows — the names in italics being those of Whigs:
Messrs. Allen, Ashley, Atchison, Atherton, Bagby, Benton, Breese, Buchanan, Colquitt, Dickinson, Dix, Fairfield, Hannegan, Haywood, Henderson, Huger, Johnson, Lewis, McDuffie, Merrick, Niles, Semple.
Sevier, Sturgeon, Tappan, Walker, Woodbury--27.
The Nays--against the proposed Annexation — were :
Messrs. Archer, Barrow, Bates, Bayard, Berrien, Choate, Clayton, Crittenden, Dayton, Evans, Foster, Francis, huntington, Jarnagin, Mangum, Miller, Morehead, Pearce, Phelps, Porter, Rives, Simmons, Upham, White, Woo
regard to Union sentiment in, 515.
Arkansas Territory, organization of, 75; 108.
Armstrong, Commander, orders the surrender of the Pensacola forts, 412.
Atchison, David R., his advice to the Border Ruffians, 237; surrounds Lawrence with an army of Missourians, 243; 244; 283; defeats a small Union force in Northern MissourLouis, 134.
Lawrence, Abbott, of Mass., in the Whig Convention of 1848, 192.
Lawrence. Kansas, the founding of, 236; illegal voting at, 238; beleaguered by Atchison.
etc., 243-4; Brown's speech at, 284-5; the fight at, 285.
lay, Col. C. W., goes to Charleston, 442.
Leavenworth, Kansas, outrages at, 239; 335.
Leavit Webster's, 260; Judge McLean's opinion, 260; Judge Curtis's, 260 to 263; Buchanan's views, 264; 306 to 309; allusion to, 381.
Scott, Lieut.-Col., defeated by Atchison, 587.
Scott, Rev. Orange, 126.
Scott, T. Parkin, presides at Baltimore, 442.
Scott, Gen. Winfield, ordered to Charleston by Jackson, 94; nominated for P