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ssrs. Armstrong, Carson, Christian French, Greever, Logan, Marshall, Neeson, Newlon, Richmond, Stuart, Thomas of Fairfax, and Townes.--13. Nays.--Messrs. Brannon, Claiborne, Coghill, Day, Early, Finney, Gatewood, Isbell, Lynch, Nash, Paxton, Smith, Taliaferro, and Thomas of Henry. --14. The motion of Mr. Brannon, to have the Minnesota resolutions sent back, was then adopted by the following vote: Yeas.--Messrs. Brannon, Carson, Christian, Claiborne, Coghill, Day, Early, Finney, French, Gatewood, Greever, Isbell, Logan, Lynch, Nash, Newlon, Pate, Paxton, Richmond, Smith, and Taliaferro.--21. Nays.--Messrs. Armstrong, Marshall, Neeson, Stuart, H. W. Thomas, C. Y. Thomas and Townes.--7. Resolutions, &c.--By Mr. Brannon, for incorporating a company to construct a railroad from some point on the Manassas Gap Railroad to the Ohio river, near Letart's Falls, in Jackson county; by Mr. Christian, for repealing the act entitled "to restrict the taking of oysters in cer
strong stimulants were freely resorted to in the course of the day. The vote in the city was between Messrs. Randolph, Steger and Robertson, State- Rights candidates, and Messrs. Macfarland, Johnson, Botts, and Gilmer, Union candidates. Mr. Gilmer withdrew from the contest about mid-day. Messrs. Randolph, Johnson and Macfarland were elected. After the result was announced at the City Hall, speeches were made by the delegates elect. The State-Rights party engaged the services of Smith's First Regiment Band, and the "Marsellaise," "Old Virginny Never Tire," and other enlivening airs, were played at various prominent points. The Armory Band played "Hall Columbia, " and tunes of that character, for the Union party. The following is a statement of the result in Richmond: candidates.Jefferson Ward.Madison Ward.Monroe vote. Marmaduke Johnson6588006572115 Wm. H. Macfarland5528886742114 John M. Botts5275625171666 George W. Randolph4578695651891 Jo
ch, corner of Broad and 20th streets, was dedicated on Sunday morning last with appropriate services. The sermon was preached by the Rev. D. S. Doggett, D. D., from Matthew, 16th chapter, 18th verse: "Upon this rock I will build my church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it." In the afternoon, Rev. Mr. Brown, pastor of the church, preached from the 27th chapter of Matthew, 51st verse:--And behold the vail of the temple was rent in twain, from the top to the bottom." Rev. Wm. A. Smith, D. D., delivered a sermon at night. His text was, "And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men to repent. Because He hath appointed a day in which He will judge the world in righteousness, by that man whom He hath ordained, whereof He hath given assurance to all men, in that He hath raised him from the dead."--Acts 27-30, 34. The discourses are pronounced able and eloquent by all who listened to them. The contributions during the day amounted to the l
The election in the State. We have received the following election returns: [Special Dispatches to the Richmond Dispatch.]Pittslyvania. Danville, Va., Feb. 4. --The vote here stands, W. T. Sutherlin (Union) 338; Tredway (Union) 322; Carrington (Secession) 159; Witcher (Secession) 128, Majority for reference, 147. Ringgold.--Tredway 140; Sutherlin 86; Carrington 34; Witcher 19. Majority for reference 72. Smith's.--Tredway 50; Sutherlin 50; Carrington 4; Witcher 4. Cascade.--The vote here is four to one for Union. This county has gone for the Union ticket. Campbell. Lynchburg,--Messrs. Speed and Slaughter, (Union) have 1,015; Goggin and Kirkpatrick, (Secession) 374. In the county precincts the vote is close. B. Spotsylvania. Fredericksburg.--John L. Marye (Conservative) has a majority here of 189 over Wm. S. Barlow, which will be increased by the precincts in the county. The majority for reference is 164. S. Roanoke. S