t which there can be no doubt, so that every man, North and South, may stand side by side on all issues connected with Slavery, and advocate the same principles.
That is all we ask. All we demand at your hands is, that there shall be no equivocation and no doubt in the popular mind as to what our principles are.
Mr. Payne, on the other side, quoted at length from the Cincinnati platform, from Mr. Buchanan's letter of acceptance, and from speeches of Howell Cobb, John C. Breckinridge, James L. Orr, A. H. Stephens, Judah P. Benjamin, James A. Bayard, James M. Mason, Robert Toombs, etc., to show that Non-Intervention with Popular Sovereignty was the original and established Democratic doctrine with regard to Slavery in the Territories.
The debate was continued, amid great excitement and some disorder, until Monday, April 30th, when the question was first taken on Gen. Butler's proposition; which was defeated — Yeas 105; Nays 198--as follows:
Yeas--Maine, 3; Massachusetts, 8;
O'Kane, Col., (Rebel,) surprises Camp Cole, 575.
Oldham, Wm. S., sent by Davis to Arkansas, 486.
Oliver, Mordecai, 241; chosen Secretary of State in Missouri, 576.
Ord, Gen., commands, at Dranesville, 625-6.
Ordinance of 1784, the, 39; 50.
Ordinance of 1787, the, passage of, and an extract from, 40; 50; allusion to, 369.
Ordinance of Nullification, the, 93.
Oregon, congressional action upon the Territory of, 190 to 198; has a Democratic majority, 300; 801.
Orr, James L., of S. C., sent to Washington, 411.
Osawatomie, Kansas, sacked and burnt by Border Ruffians, 214; battle of, 284.
Ostend Manifesto, the, extract from, 273-4-5.
Otis, Harrison Gray, 122.
out of the Tavern, 353.
Owen, Robert Dale, cited by Lovejoy, 132.
Oxford, Kansas, fraudulent voting at, 249; 285.
Palmer, Rev. B. M., his Sermon, 501-2.
Palmyra, Kansas, sacked by Border Ruffians.
Palmyra, Mo., Rebels defeated at, 576.
Palo Alto, battle of, 187.