llory, of Kentucky, in opposition to the passage of the bill.
Mr. Dunn, of Indiana, declared that the necessity was upon us to pass a bill of this character.
Mr. Pendleton, of Ohio, and Mr. Wickliffe, of Kentucky, spoke in opposition to the passage of the bill.
Mr. Stevens, of Pennsylvania, advocated the passage of the measure wby brevet, then on the retired list of the army.
Mr. Fessenden demanded the previous question; but the motion was lost — yeas, fifty-eight; nays, sixty-six. Mr. Pendleton, of Ohio, moved to postpone the further consideration of the subject for one week, and that the bill and amendment be printed.
Mr. Washburne demanded the yeasto — yeas, twenty-five; nays, one hundred and twenty-one.
On motion of Mr. Stevens, the House further insisted, asked a further conference, and Mr. Stevens, Mr. Pendleton, and Mr. Thomas T. Davis, of New-York, were appointed managers.
The Senate, on the twenty-seventh, agreed to another committee, and Mr. Howe, of Wisconsin, Mr