ck, Green, Gwin, Hammond, Hemphill, Hunter, Iverson, Johnson, of Ark., Johnson, of Tenn., Kennedy, Lano (Oregon), Latham, Mallory, Mason, Nicholson, Pearce, Polk, Powell, Pugh, Rice, Sebastian, Slidell, Thomson, of N. J., Toombs, Wigfall, and Yulee--36.
Nays--Messrs. Bingham, Chandler, Clark, Collamer, Dixon, Doolittle, Fessendck, of Alabama, Brown and Davis, of Mississippi, Benjamin and Slidell, of Louisiana, Mallory and Yulee, of Florida, Hemphill and Wigfall, of Texas, Crittenden and Powell, of Kentucky, A. Johnson and Nicholson, of Tennessee, Green and Polk, of Missouri, R. W. Johnson and Sebastian, of Arkansas--28 from Slave States alone — every SlWilson--26.
Nays--Messrs. Benjamin, Bright, Brown, Chesnut, Clay, Davis, Fitzpatrick, Green, Hammond, Hunter, Iverson, Lane, Mallory, Mason, Nicholson, Pearce, Powell, Rice, Saulsbury, Sebastian, Slidell, Wigfall, and Yulee--23.
[All from Slave States but Bright, Lane, and Rice.]
5. Resolved, That, if experience should at
Thomas B. Florence, of Pennsylvania.
On the same day, a resolve, by Mr. Lazarus W. Powell, of Kentucky, proposing a Committee of Thirteen on the absorbing topic,ohnson, of Tennessee, Kennedy, Lane, of Oregon, Mason, Nicholson, Pearce, Polk, Powell, Pugh, Rice, Saulsbury, and Sebastian-23 [all Democrats, but two Bell-Conservatfore.
Several more Southern Senators had meantime seceded and left.
Mr. Lazarus W. Powell, of Kentucky, having moved
December 5, 1860. the appointment of a Sed, and Vice-President John C. Breckinridge
December, 20, 1860. appointed Messrs. Powell, Hunter, Crittenden, Seward, Toombs, Douglas, Collamer, Davis, Wade, Biglerdown after full discussion: Yeas Messrs. Bigler, Crittenden, Douglas, Rice, and Powell-5; Nays, Messrs. Davis, Doolittle, Collamer, Wade, Toombs, Grimes, and Hunter--e laws of such State.
This was adopted by the following vote:
Yeas--Messrs. Powell, Hunter, Crittenden, Seward, Douglas, Collamer, Wade, Bigler, Rice, Doolitt
oted down: Yeas--Messrs. Bayard, Bright, Polk, Powell, and Saulsbury; Nays 35: And Messrs. Carlile af the Army being this day before the Senate, Mr. Powell, of Kentucky, proposed to add to it the folle and earnest debate arose hereon, wherein Messrs. Powell, Polk, and Bright, on the one hand, and Me now moved the following as a substitute for Mr. Powell's proposition:
And be it further enacteder debate; Yeas 33; Nays 4.
[Breckinridge and Powell, of Ky., Johnson and Polk, of Missouri.]
Ashnson, of Mo., Kennedy, Latham, Nesmith, Polk, Powell, and Saulsbury--9.
Nays--Messrs. Anthony, B disclaimed it. Why, then, does the Senator [Mr. Powell] insist upon it?
I will now say, and the Se--Messrs. Breckinridge, Johnson, of Mo., Polk, Powell, Trumbull--5.
This day, the Senate consideBright, Johnson, of Mo., Latham, Pearce, Polk, Powell, and Saulsbury--9.
Nays--Messrs. Baker, Brosrs. Breckinridge, Bright,Kennedy, Pearce, and Powell--5.
So the amendment was once more agreed
south-western Missouri, 593.
Porter, Col. Andrew, appointed Provost-Marshal of Washington, 619.
Porter, Fitz John, testifies for Patterson, 538.
Porter, W. D., President of the S. C. Senate, 330.
Port Royal, expedition to, 604 to 606; map of the bombardment, 604; surrender of the forts, 605; Sherman's proclamation; contrabands lock in, 60.
Potter, Bishop, prays at Peace meeting, 363.
Potter, Major James D., at Bull Run, 545.
pound Gap, Ky., the Rebels retreat to, 616.
Powell, Lazarus Av., of Ky., proposes a Committee of Thirteen on the Crisis, 375; 382; 562; 564
Presbyterians, the, and Slavery, 118; 631.
Preston, Mr., of S. C., on Abolitionists, 128.
Preston, Wm., 509; flees to the Confederacy, 614.
Preston, Wm. B., one of Virginia's Commissioners to President Lincoln, 452.
Price, Gov. Rodman M., to L. W. Burnett, 439.
Price, Gen. Sterling, his election to the Missouri Convention, 488; makes a compact with Harney; has an interview with Gen. Lyo