Gov. Gist's Message
Senator Chesnut's speech
Judge Magrath resigns
military Convention in Georgia
votes to secede
facilities to Disunion
C. F. Jackson
Alex. H. Stephens
S. C. Convention
Ordinance of Secession immediately and unanimously passed
Georgia follows — so do Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas
Arkansas, North Carolina, Virginiquire: this information is perfectly authentic.
Thus, it will be seen that foreign intrigue was already hand-and-glove with domestic treason in sapping the foundations of our Union and seeking peculiar advantages from its over-throw.
Mr. Edmund Ruffin, of Virginia, had for many years been the editor of a leading Agricultural monthly, and had thus acquired a very decided influence over the planters of the South.
A devotee of Slavery, he had hastened to Columbia, on the call of the Legisl
Territory, organized, 388.
Columbia, Pa., fugitive-slave case at, 216.
Columbia, S. C., Legislature convenes at, 330; Chesnut's speech at, 331; Boyce's 332; Ruffin's. 335.
Columbus, Christopher, implicated in the Slave-Trade, 26; discovers cotton in the West Indies, 57.
Columbus, Ohio, President Lincoln at, 419.
Comerry, 525; attempts to surprise the Rebels at Gauley Mount, 526.
Rousseau, Louis H.,of Ky., speech of, 494-5.
Ruatan, Island of, Walker lands there, 277.
Ruffin. Edmund, of Va., speech of, at Columbia, S. C., 335-6; fires the first shot at Sumter.
Ruffin. M R., of N. C., in Peace Conference, 402.
Runnels, Hardin R.Ruffin. M R., of N. C., in Peace Conference, 402.
Runnels, Hardin R., of Texas, beaten for Governor, by Houston, 339.
Rusk, Thomas J., of Texas, on Nebraska, 226.
Russell, Col. Wm. H., of Mo., to Rollins, 80.
Russell, Lieut., destroys schooner Judah, 602.
Russell, Majors, and Waddell, their complicity in the Bailey defalcations, 410.
Russell, Wm. 11., of The London Times, his opinio