mination to thwart all legislation in the direction of compromise or conciliation.
And when Mr. Morris, a Democrat from Illinois, offered a resolution,
December 4, 1860. that the House of Representatives were unalterably and immovably attached to t of Tennessee; Wm. McKee Dunn, of Indiana; Miles Taylor, of Louisiana; Reuben Davis, of Mississippi; William Kellogg, of Illinois; George S. Houston, of Alabama; F. H. Morse, of Maine; John S. Phelps, of Missouri; Albert Rust, of Arkansas; William A.re, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. The West, Ohio, Indiana,, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and Kansas. The Pacific, Oregon and California. The South, Delaware, Maryland, Vif Virginia; Robert Toombs, of Georgia; Jefferson Davis, of Mississippi; H. M. Rice, of Minnesota; Stephen A. Douglas, of Illinois; Benjamin Wade, of Ohio; J. R. Doolittle, of Wisconsin.
and J. W. Grimes, of Iowa., The Committee; was composed of eigh
an, Godlove S. Orth, E. W. H. Ellis, Thomas C. Slaughter
Illinois.--John Wood, Stephen T. Logan, John M. Palmer, Burton C. d received permission to commit it to proposed measures.
Illinois wished it to be understood that its willingness to conferhomas White; Ohio, Thomas Ewing; Indiana, Caleb B. Smith; Illinois, Stephen F. Logan; Iowa, James Harlan; Delaware, Daniel Mected by eleven States against ten.
Ayes--Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampse of thirteen States against eight.
Ayes--Connecticut, Illinois. Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, Vervote of eleven States against nine.
Ayes--Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampsh Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas.
They have approved what is herewith submie Legislatures of the States of Kentucky, New Jersey, and Illinois had applied to Congress to call a convention of the State
hio regiments, and 117,889 cartridges for the same.
OHIo, 10,000 muskets and 400,000 cartridges, and 5,000 muskets from Illinois. Indiana, 5,000 muskets and 200,000 cartridges, with caps.
Illinois, 200,000 cartridges. Massachusetts, 4,000 stand of Illinois, 200,000 cartridges. Massachusetts, 4,000 stand of arms.
New Hampshire, 2,000 muskets and 20,000 cartridges.
Vermont, 800 rifles. New Jersey, 2,880 muskets with ammunition.
In addition to these, he ordered the issue of 10.000 muskets and 400,000 cartridges to General Patterson, then in command in ania; 16,000 muskets to General Sandford, of New York, and forty rifles to General Welch. In reply to Governor Yates, of Illinois, asking for five thousand muskets and a complement of ammunition, he directed him to send a judicious officer, with fourf small arms, two field-pieces, and one hundred and ten thousand rounds of ammunition were transferred from St. Louis to Illinois.
Wool also ordered heavy cannon, carriages, et coetera, to Cairo, Illinois, which speedily became a place of great inte