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seceding or revolting State." The subject will come before the Board of Underwriters to-morrow, when they will probably agree upon this clause; if so, all the companies will unite in the same restriction. We learn also that the companies have generally advanced their rates one hundred percent, on risks from this port to Charleston.--To ports in the Gulf of Mexico, the same advance will probably be demanded. Florida. Before the secession ordinance was adopted in Florida, Mr. Edmund Ruffin, of Virginia, addressed the Convention. Bishop Rutledge, of the Diocese of Florida, has handed to the Treasurer of the State of Florida an obligation to pay $500 to assist in defraying the expenses of the State, so soon as the Convention passes the Ordinance of Secession. Meeting in Baltimore. A very large Union meeting was held at Baltimore on Thursday evening. Among the most distinguished speakers was Hon. Reverdy Johnson. He made a legal argument of great length again