n this important crisis of our national affairs, we respectfully request you to declare yourself a candidate for the Convention of Virginia. Respectfully, your friends, David M. Hunter, Granville Mason, Edward H. Lane, B. F. Mills, P. W. Connor, John P. Thompson, H. S. Mewloy, P. T. Hunt, J. M. Bickers, W. J. Kennon, G. E. Moore, G. J. Shannon, S. A. Grymes, G. W. Toombs, J. A. Tyler, Hugh M. Caller, Jas. L. Tuiloh, W. F. Cox, J. Wm. Jones, Samuel H. Parsons, Robert T. Gooch, A. W. Talley, J. S. Hester, M. W. Beadles, James L. Gordon, Stape D. Gooch, Frank V. Winston, J. W. Hibbs, Jas. Kean, Charles Haslup, Geo. O. Blubaugh, Wm. H. Mill, James E. Hibbs, Jos. H. Roberts, James O. Carroll, R. M. Kent, Henry W. Murray, Wm. W. Beadles, Wm. Wallace Bird, Wm. Reynolds, John B. Perkins, Robert Beadles, Wm. Beadles, P. Beadles, J. C. Cammack, Wm. A. Gille pie, Henry Chiles, Miletus T. Gooch, Jesse W. Melton. J. Jannan Gooch, David Andrews, Jr., Garnett G. Gooch, Wm.