Before Mr. Turner had reached the closing point of his speech, the hour of half-past 10 arrived, and the Convention went into Committee of the Whole, for the purpose of considering the report from the Committee on Federal Relations.
Mr. Southall, of Albemarle, who had been for a day or two detained from the Convention by indisposition, resumed the chair.
Mr. Ambler, of Louisa, desired to correct, in the Journal of yesterday, the record of the point of order which had been decidedJohnston, Kilby, Lewis, McComas, McGrew, McNeil, Macfarland, Marshall, Marye, Maslin, Masters, Miller, Moffet, Nelson, Osburn, Parks, Petrick, Pendleton, Porter, Preston, Price, Pugh, Rives, Robt. E. Scott, Sharp, Sheffey, Sitlingtone Slaughter, Southall, Speed, Spurlock, Staples, Chapman J. Stuart, Sammers, Sutherlin, Tarr, Taylor, Waller, Whitfield, Willey, and Wilson.--89.
So the motion to strike out and insert was decided in the negative.
Mr. Harvie, of Amelia, said various inquiri