d be forbidden to take my old mammy [slave-nurse] along with me? --The Senator entirely mistakes our position, responded Mr. Wade, of Ohio.
We have not the least objection, and would oppose no obstacle, to the Senator's migrating to Kansas, and takilas, was debated at length, and ably, by Messrs. Douglas and several others in favor and by Messrs. Chase, Seward, Sumner, Wade, and others, in opposition.
But the disparity in numbers between its supporters and its opponents was too great — nearly mlin, of Maine; Sumner, of Massachusetts; Foot, of Vermont; Smith, of Connecticut; Fish and Seward, of New York; Chase and Wade, of Ohio; Dodge (Henry), of Wisconsin--10.
Nays — Norris and Williams, of New Hampshire; Toucey, of Connecticut; Brodheislature,--which was rejected; Yeas 10;
Messrs. Chase, Fessenden, Foot, Hamlin, Norris, Seward, Shields, Smith, Sumner, Wade--10. Nays 30.
So far, the bill had been acted on as in Committee of the Whole.
On coming out of Committee, Mr. Clayton
oolittle, Fessenden, lost, Foster, Grimes, Hale, Hamlin, Harlan, King, Simmons, Sumner, Ten Eyck, Wade, and Wilson--19.
2. Resolved, That negro Slavery, as it exists in fifteen States of this Uni Connecticut, Collamer and Foot, of Vermont, King, of New York, Ten Eyck, of New Jersey, Pugh and Wade, of Ohio, Trumbull, of Illinois, Brigham and Chandler, of Michigan, Doolittle, of Wisconsin, Grim Harlan, Johnson, of Tennessee, Kennedy, Latham, Polk, Pugh, Simmons, Ten Eyck, Toombs, Trumbull, Wade, and Wilson--26.
Nays--Messrs. Benjamin, Bright, Brown, Chesnut, Clay, Davis, Fitzpatrick, Gred Pugh; Nays 12--Bingham, Chandler, Dixon, Foot, Foster, Hale, Pugh, Simmons, Ten Eyck, Trumbull, Wade, and Wilson.
7. Resolved, That the provision of the Constitution for the rendition of fugiti filled by Messrs. Ten Eyck and Thomson; while the Nays were Messrs. Chandler, Clark, Foot, Hale, Wade, and Wilson.
The Senate then proceeded, on motion of Mr. Wilson, of Massachusetts, to reconsid
cky, proposing a Committee of Thirteen on the absorbing topic, came up in the Senate, and Mr. Benjamin F. Wade, of Ohio, uttered some weighty words on the general subject.
Having shown that the GoverFessenden, Foot, Foster, Grimes, Hale, Harlan, King, Seward, Simmons, Sumner, Ten Eyck, Trumbull, Wade, Wilkinson, and Wilson-25 [all Republicans].
Nays.--Messrs. Bayard, Bigler, Bragg, Bright, Cli20, 1860. appointed Messrs. Powell, Hunter, Crittenden, Seward, Toombs, Douglas, Collamer, Davis, Wade, Bigler, Rice, Doolittle, and Grimes on said Committee-five of the thirteen Republicans (in italiessrs. Bigler, Crittenden, Douglas, Rice, and Powell-5; Nays, Messrs. Davis, Doolittle, Collamer, Wade, Toombs, Grimes, and Hunter--7: absent, Mr. Seward. Messrs. Hunter, Toombs, and Davis, it is saidd by the following vote:
Yeas--Messrs. Powell, Hunter, Crittenden, Seward, Douglas, Collamer, Wade, Bigler, Rice, Doolittle, and Grimes-11.
Nays--Messrs. Davis and Toombs-2.
Second, The Fugi
is, Howe, Johnson, of Tenn., King, Lane, of Ind., Lane, of Kansas, McDougall, Morrill, Pomeroy, Sherman, Sumner, Ten Eyck, Wade, Willey, and Wilson--30.
The original amendment was then rejected, so as to strike out all these declaratory propositi of Tenn., Kennedy, King, Lane, of Ind., Lane, of Kansas, Latham, Morrill, Nesmith, Pomeroy, Saulsbury, Sherman, Ten Eyck, Wade, Wilkinson, Willey, and Wilson-30.
Nays--Messrs. Breckinridge, Johnson, of Mo., Polk, Powell, Trumbull--5.
This dayster, Grimes, Hale, Harris, King, Lane, of Ind., Lane, of Kansas, McDougall, Sherman, Simmons, Sumner, Ten Eyck, Trumbull, Wade, and Wilson--24.
Nays--Messrs. Breckinridge, Bright, Carlile, Cowan, Johnson, of Mo., Latham, Pearce, Polk, Powell, RicGrimes, Harris, Howe, King, Lane, of Ind., Lane, of Kansas, McDougall, Morrill, Rice, Sherman, Sumner, Ten Eyck, Trumbull, Wade, Wilkinson, Wilmot, and Wilson--29.
The bill increasing the pay of soldiers being that day under consideration, Mr. Wi
0; sends no delegates to the Kentucky Peace Convention, 495; allusion to her Disunion, 510; Convention between the State and the Confederacy, 516; Letcher calls out the militia to repel Federal invasion, 516-17; admitted into the Confederacy, and Gen. Lee placed in command of the Confederate forces, 518; boundary between West and Old Virginia, 527; the President's Message with regard to, 557.
See West Virginia, Norfolk, Bethel, Bull Run, etc.
voyages, Ocean, by 8th Census, 23.
Wade, B. F., of Ohio, 231; 232; speech, 375-6.
Walker, Mr., of Wisc., 172; 195.
Walker, Robert J., Governor of Kansas, 249.
Walker, L. P., of Ala., 312; 313; withdraws at Charleston, 314; speech after fall of Sumter, 458; 632.
Walker, William, his invasion of Nicaragua, and his death, 276-7.
Wallace, Col. Lewis, 535.
Walworth, R. H., at Tweddle Hall, 393-4.
Washburne, Mr., of Ill., 305; 560.
Washington, George, letter to Laurens, 19; 42; 43; letters to Lafayette, 51; 81; 82