nouncing that the name of Mr. Daniels was withdrawn from the nomination of the House.
Messrs. Robertson, Douglas, Collier, Neeson, Christian of Augusta, Alderson, Newman, Hart, Brannan, Wylie, aeverally preferred.
Messrs. Collier, Christian, and Hart in behalf of Russell and Rives.
Messrs. Robertson, Douglas, and Alderson for Messrs. Hunter and Preston, and Messrs. Neeson, Brannan, and Wylier, for Mr. Russell, of Wheeling.
Mr. Robertson, at the conclusion of the debate, stated that in view of the statements that had been made by several gentlemen, his opinions had undergone a chHarvey, Isbell, Johnson, Logan, Lynch, McKenney, Nash, Newman, Pate, Pennybacker, Quesenberry, Robertson, Spitler, Thomas of Henry, Thompson, Urquhart, Whittle, Wiley, and Witton.
For Mr. Presto, Frazier, Hart, Harvey, Isbell, Logan, Marshall, Massie, Neeson, Newlon, Newman, Pennybacker, Robertson, Spitler, Thomas of Henry, Whittle, Wiley, and Witton.
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Mr. Walker nominated Wm. C. Rives, of Albemarle.
Mr. Collier, of Petersburg, nominated William Daniel, Jr., of Campbell.
Messrs, Anderson of Rockbridge,Robertson of Richmond, Nolan, Vaiden and Spady, made speeches defining their positions.
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