, Thomson, of N. J., Toombs, Wigfall, and Yulee--36.
Nays--Messrs. Bingham, Chandler, Clark, Collamer, Dixon, Doolittle, Fessenden, lost, Foster, Grimes, Hale, Hamlin, Harlan, King, Simmons, Sumnermner and Wilson, of Massachulsetts, Simmons, of Rhode Island, Dixon and Foster, of Connecticut, Collamer and Foot, of Vermont, King, of New York, Ten Eyck, of New Jersey, Pugh and Wade, of Ohio, Trumbt require the intervention of Congress for the protection of property in slaves.
To this, Mr. Collamer, of Vermont, moved to alter the amendment, so as to make it read:
Resolved, That the exiss adopted: Yeas 26; Nays 23.
Yeas--Messrs Bigler, Bingham, Bragg, Chandler, Clark, Clingman, Collamer, Crittenden, Dixon, Doolittle, Foot, Grimes, Hale, Hamlin, Harlan, Johnson, of Tennessee, Kenneouri 48 35 22
William L. Dayton, of New Jersey 14 10 Withdr'n
John McLean, of Ohio 12 8 5
Jacob Collamer, of Vermont 10 Withdrawn
Scattering 6 4 2
Abraham Lincoln having, on tile third ball
on this substitute, which was adopted, as follows:
Yeas.--Messrs. Anthony, Baker, Bingham, Cameron, Chandler, Clark, Collamer, Dixon, Doolittle, Durkee, Fessenden, Foot, Foster, Grimes, Hale, Harlan, King, Seward, Simmons, Sumner, Ten Eyck, Trumbident John C. Breckinridge
December, 20, 1860. appointed Messrs. Powell, Hunter, Crittenden, Seward, Toombs, Douglas, Collamer, Davis, Wade, Bigler, Rice, Doolittle, and Grimes on said Committee-five of the thirteen Republicans (in italics). Mr. Down after full discussion: Yeas Messrs. Bigler, Crittenden, Douglas, Rice, and Powell-5; Nays, Messrs. Davis, Doolittle, Collamer, Wade, Toombs, Grimes, and Hunter--7: absent, Mr. Seward. Messrs. Hunter, Toombs, and Davis, it is said, would have suppf such State.
This was adopted by the following vote:
Yeas--Messrs. Powell, Hunter, Crittenden, Seward, Douglas, Collamer, Wade, Bigler, Rice, Doolittle, and Grimes-11.
Nays--Messrs. Davis and Toombs-2.
Second, The Fugitive Slave law of
eir acceptance as Senators; which was advocated by Messrs. Andrew Johnson, of Tenn., Latham, of Cal., Trumbull, of Ill., Collamer, of Vt., and Ten Eyck, of N. J. Mr. Bayard's motion to refer was voted down: Yeas--Messrs. Bayard, Bright, Polk, Powell, Latham, Nesmith, Polk, Powell, and Saulsbury--9.
Nays--Messrs. Anthony, Bingham, Browning, Carlile, Chandler, Clark, Collamer, Cowan, Doolittle, Fessenden, Foot, Foster, Grimes, Hale, Harlan, Harris, Howe, Johnson, of Tenn., King, Lane, of Ind., ence in the house amendment, which prevailed by the following vote:
Yeas--Messrs. Anthony, Bingham, Browning, Clark, Collamer, Dixon, Doolittle, Fessenden, Foot, Foster, Grimes, Hale, Harris, King, Lane, of Ind., Lane, of Kansas, McDougall, Shermson, of Mo., Latham, Pearce, Polk, Powell, and Saulsbury--9.
Nays--Messrs. Baker, Browning, Carlile, Chandler, Clark, Collamer, Cowan, Dixon, Doolittle, Fessenden, Foot, Foster, Grimes, Harris, Howe, King, Lane, of Ind., Lane, of Kansas, McDougall
Clinton Hall, N. Y., proposed meeting at, 125.
Clinton, Miss., against Abolitionists, 128.
Clover, Rev. L. P., letter to Gov. Letcher, 397.
Cobb, Howell, of Ga., chosen Speaker, 203; 222; 253; resigns the control of the Treasury, 411
Cochrane, John, of N. Y., 374.
Cockeysville, Mid., occupied by Federals, 471.
Cogswell, Col. Milton, at Ball's Bluff, 623-4.
Colburn, Asst. Adjt. Gen. A. V., 621.
Colcock, C. J., resins as Coll.
at Charleston, 336.
Collamer, Jacob, of Vt., 308; at Chicago, 321
Collinsville, Conn., John Brown contracts for a thousand pikes at, 283.
Colorado Territory, organized, 388.
Columbia, Pa., fugitive-slave case at, 216.
Columbia, S. C., Legislature convenes at, 330; Chesnut's speech at, 331; Boyce's 332; Ruffin's. 335.
Columbus, Christopher, implicated in the Slave-Trade, 26; discovers cotton in the West Indies, 57.
Columbus, Ohio, President Lincoln at, 419.
Combs, Gen. Leslie, of Ky., letter to, 343