all persons hereafter furnishing substitutes, or who have heretofore furnished them, to be held to service if said substitute desert.
Mr. Orr opposed that part of the bill affecting those who have already furnished substitutes.
Messrs. Sparrow Davis, and Hill, supported the bill, and Messrs, Preston and Orr opposed it. The portion of the bill affecting these who have heretofore furnished substitutes was then stricken out, and the bill was passed.
Mr. Sims, from the Special Commiute for the bill.
After debate between Messrs. Yancey and Orr, the vote was taken, and the amendment was rejected by the following vote:
Ayes--Messrs Clark, Haynes, Oldham. Semmes, and Yancey--5.
Nays--Messrs. Baker, Burnett, Clay, Davis, Henry, Hill, Hunter, Lewis Maxwell, Orr, Phelan, Preston, Sparrow and Wigfall--14
The vote was then taken on the original bill, with the following result:
Ayes--Messrs Clark, Lewis, and Yancey--3.
Nays--Messrs. Baker, Burnett. Cla