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ler, Armstrong, Blakey, Blow, Rouldin, Boyd. Branch, Bruce, Caperton, Chambliss, Conn, Robert Y. Conrad, James H. Cox. Richard H. Cox. Fisher, Flournoy, Garland, Holcombe, Hunton, Isbell. Marmaduke Johnson, Kent, Kilby, Leake, McComas, James B. Mallory, Marshall, Marye, Miller, Montague, Morrie, Morton, Neblett, Nelson, Parks, Prelf into Committee of the Whole, (Mr. Southall, of Albemarle, in the Chair,) and proceeded to consider the reports from the Committee on Federal Relations.
Mr. Holcombe, of Albemarle, being entitled to the floor, addressed the Convention.
He commenced by comparing the situation of Virginia to that of landsman overtaken byessions as the very head and front of the irrepressible conflict, and as the man who had calumniated the decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States.
（Mr. Holcombe gave Mr. Seward a raking broadside, and the disposition among the listeners to applaud seemed almost "irrepressible" His language was the reality of eloquent