m of principles for this Nominating Convention; and that we will nominate for President and Vice-President no men who are not in favor of interdicting the introduction of Slavery into territory north of 36° 30′ by Congressional action.
This resolve was laid on the table, by 141 votes to 59.
The anti-Nebraska delegates, to the number of about fifty, thereupon withdrew from the Convention.
On the first ballot for President, Millard Fillmore, of New York, received 71 votes; George Law, of N. Y., 27; and there were 45 scattering.
On the next ballot, Mr. Fillmore received 179 to 64 for all others, and was nominated.
On the first ballot for Vice-President, Andrew Jackson Donelson, of Tennessee, received 181 votes to 24 scattering, and was unanimously nominated.
The nomination of Mr. Fillmore was ratified by a Whig Convention, which met at Baltimore on the 17th of September--Edward Bates, of Missouri, presiding.
Mr. Fillmore was absent in Europe when the American nomination was
Yeas all Republicans; Nays, all the Democrat and Border-State conservatives, with Messrs. Sheffield, of R. I., Fenton, of N. Y., Horton, of Ohio, Wm. Kellogg, of Ill., Nixon, of N. J., and Woodruff, of Conn.]
On the 10th, Mr. Clark, of N. H., proH. Pendleton, (Ohio,) Reid, (Mo.,) Robinson, (Ill.,) Vallandigham, (Ohio,) Voorhees, (Ind.,) Wadsworth, (Ky.,) and Wood, (N. Y.)--10.
This bill came up in the Senate, on the 12th; and, after a brief debate, was passed: Yeas 36;
Nays--Messrs.Committee of Elections), by Yeas 94 to Nays 45, (nearly, but not entirely, a party vote).
On the 15th, Mr. B. Wood, of N. Y., moved that it be
Resolved, That this Congress recommend the Governors of the several States to convene their Legislat these States.
This proposition was laid on the table: Yeas 72; Nays 39--nearly a party division.
And Mr. Diven, of N. Y., thereupon asked the unanimous consent of the House to enable him to offer the following:
Resolved, That, at a time w
ave case there, 215.
Church, Sanford E., of N. Y., in Douglas Convention, 318; in Albany Peace Crol of the Treasury, 411
Cochrane, John, of N. Y., 374.
Cockeysville, Mid., occupied by Feder in 1860, 351.
Diven, Col. Alexander S., of N. Y., 572.
Dix, John A., his repugnance to Annexlavery and Indians, 106.
Evarts, Wm. M., of N. Y., at Chicago Con., 321.
Everett, Alexander H.
Gosport; see Norfolk.
Gott, Daniel, of N. Y., his resolve condemning the Slave-Trade in the, Stephen R., of Fla., 429.
Marcy, Gov., of N. Y., 122; extract from his Message, 124; 186; 222; the Constitution, 44-5.
Rynders, Capt., of N. Y., a delegate to the Charleston Convention; favove been drunk, 476.
Tallmadge, Gen. Js., of N. Y., his proviso, 74.
Tammany Hall, pro-Slaveryst fillibustering, 269.
Taylor, John W., of N. Y., 75; his speech on the Missouri question, 77; resolutions of, 399; 404.
Turrill. Joel, of N. Y., 145.
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