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ene. This meeting unanimously resolved that all the mail matter in question should be burnt, and it was burnt accordingly — the mails being searched and rifled for the purpose; although, (says The Courier), arrangements had previously been made at the Post-office to arrest the circulation of incendiary matter, until instructions could be received from the Department at Washington ; and it might have been better, perhaps, to have awaited the answer before proceeding to extremities. But Mr. Amos Kendall, then Postmaster-General, was not the man to hint a fault, or hesitate dislike, with regard to such mail robbery, though obliged to confess that it was not strictly according to act of Congress. I am satisfied, he replied to the Post-master's application, that the Postmaster-General has no legal authority to exclude newspapers from the mail, nor to prohibit their carriage or delivery on account of their character or tendency, real or supposed. But I am not prepared to direct you to
r, 529. Kansas, the Nebraska-Kansas struggle, 224 to 251; admitted as a State, 251. (See John Brown, Border Ruffians, etc.) Kearsarge, U. S. Gunboat, blockades the Sumter at Gibraltar, 602. Keitt, Lawrence M., of S. C., an abettor of the assault on Sumner, 299; in Secession Convention, 345. Kelley, Col., of W. Va., in command of Camp Carlile, Ohio, 520; crosses to Wheeling, 522; is wounded at Philippi, 522; captures Romney, etc., 527. Kelly, William, at Tweddle Hall, 388. Kendall, Amos, to P. M. at Charleston, 129. Kentucky, 17; slave population in 1790, 36; unanimously devoted to Jefferson, etc., 83; the Resolutions of ‘98, 83; withdrawal of delegates from the Douglas Convention, 318; Magoffin elected Governor, 303; his course toward South Carolina, 340; the State remains in the Union, 349; population in 1860, 351; Legislature of, proposes a general Convention of the States, 897-403; her Governor's answer to the President's call for troops, 460; progress of sece