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The Daily Dispatch: March 8, 1861., [Electronic resource],
House of Delegates. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: March 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], A slaver converted into a war Vessel. (search)
A slaver converted into a war Vessel. --The Savannah News learns that the slave brig Bonita has been taken in charge by Gov. Brown, and a detachment from the Coast Guard put on board of her. She will be thoroughly armed and take her place for the protection of the coast. The Bonita was captured some time since on the coast of Africa as a slaver and taken to Charleston, but there being no United States Court there she was brought to Savannah, and has been there ever since.
The Daily Dispatch: March 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], Reception of
's Inaugural. (search)
The Convention. A resolution was offered yesterday, by Mr. Brown, of Preston, looking to financial arrangements in the possible event of a war. It was laid on the table. Mr. Clark, of Nelson, offered an anti-coercion resolution, which was referred to Committee on Federal Relations. Mr. Carlile made a long speech on the pending resolutions to instruct the committee, in which he declared against the constitutionality of secession, held that the Government had a right to collect the revenue in the seceded States, and endorsed Lincoln's Inaugural Address, in the pacific tone of which he was "agreeably disappointed." Mr. Cox, of Chesterfield, made a brief reply, after which, on motion of Mr. Brent, of Alexandria, the Convention adjourned, without having made the slightest progress in the disposal of the questions before it.