th of said Missouri Compromise line, Slavery or involuntary servitude (except for crime) shall be prohibited.
The amendment of Mr. Brown was adopted by Yeas 118 to Nays 101--the Yeas consisting of 114 Democrats and 4 Southern Whigs (as yes)--Milton Brown, of Tennessee; James Dellet, of Alabama; Duncan L. Clinch and Alexander Stephens, of Georgia.
The Nays were 78 Whigs and 23 Democrats (from Free States), among them, Hannibal Hamlin, John P. Hale, Preston King, George Rathbun, and Jacob Brinckerhoff — since known as Republicans.
The joint resolve, as thus amended, passed the House by Yeas 120 to Nays 98--the division being substantially as before.
In the Senate, this resolve was taken up for action, February 24th; and, on the 27th, Mr. Foster (Whig), of Tennessee, proposed the following:
And provided further, That, in fixing the terms and conditions of such admission, it shall be expressly stipulated and declared; that the State of Texas, and such other States as may be fo
328; allusion to, 376; 402; declares Lincoln duly elected, 418; 421; 437; is answered by Douglas, 441; vote cast for him in Kentucky, 492, 564. 5; flees to the Confederacy, 614; his Address, 615.
Breckinridge, Senator, Jefferson's letter to, 85.
Breckinridge, Rev. Robt.
Breshwood, Capt., surrenders the cutter McClellan to the Rebels, 413.
Briggs, Gov. Geo.
N., of Mass., 106; appoints Samuel Hoar as Commissioner to Charleston, 180.
Bright, Jesse D., of Ind., 197.
Brinckerhoff, Jacob, of Ohio, 189.
Brodhead, John, his letter to Jeff. Davis, 278.
Brolaski, Capt., (Union,) killed at Belmont, 597.
Brooks, James, speech on the Mexican War, 200.
Brooks, Preston S., assails Senator Sumner, 209.
Brown, Aaron V., sends T. W. Gilmer's letter to Gen. Jackson, 158.
Brown, Albert G., of Miss., visits Buchanan, 277: his interview, 278; 373.
Brown, B. Gratz, at Chicago Convention, 321.
Brown, Col., (Union,) at Chicamicomico, 600.
Brown, Col. Harvey