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the United States, present to him this preamble and resolution, and respectfully ask of him to communicate to this Convention the policy which the authorities of the Federal Government intend to pursue in regard to the Confederate States. Mr. Stuart, of Augusta, approved of the patriotic motive of the mover of the preamble and resolution, but opposed their adoption in their present form, as calculated to do harm. He read a proposition which he intended to submit as a substitute for the peest to the President to indicate his policy. He was solicitous that the information should be obtained, but entirely repudiated any such course as had been suggested by gentlemen this morning. The plan presented by the gentleman from Augusta (Mr. Stuart) met his views, as calculated to attain the object in view. It was to authorize the President of the Convention to communicate to the President of the United States the wishes of this body. Mr. Flournoy, of Halifax, was surprised at the o
Rives, Sharp, Sitlington, A. H. H. Stuart, C. J. Stuart, Summers, Tarr, White, Wickham, Willey, and in the councils of the action-- Hon. A. H. H. Stuart, of the county of Augusta. Mr. Staples, oe nomination of the gentleman from Augusta, (Mr. Stuart.) Mr. Morton, of Orange, nominated Mr. hat the appointment should be conferred upon Mr. Stuart. Mr. Wise explained his position in votMr. Goode withdrew the name of Mr. Wise, and Mr. Stuart was elected without opposition. Mr. Holrsonal favor that he would withdraw it. Mr. Stuart, of Doddridge, nominated Mr. Jas. Marshall, ame, and he consented; but it was renewed by Mr. Stuart, of Doddridge. Mr. Moore, of Rockbridgeithdrew it at that gentleman's request. Mr. Stuart, of Doddridge, consented to withdraw the namheir request. Mr. Hughes then nominated Mr. Stuart, of Doddridge, but that gentleman declining sion therefore is composed of Messrs. Preston, Stuart, of Augusta, and Randolph. On motion of M[1 more...]
The Convention. The whole of yesterday was devoted to the consideration of the resolutions to appoint three Commissioners to wait on the President of the Northern States, for the purpose of requesting him to disclose his policy towards the seceded States. They passed by a vote of 63 to 57, and Mr. Preston, of Montgomery, (Conservative,) Mr. Stuart, of Augusta, (extreme Union,) and Mr. Randolph, of Richmond city, (Secession,) were appointed to convey the message of the Convention to Mr. Lincoln. We understand that they will leave for Washington this morning.