he Governor to incorporate in his address the paragraph quoted:—
Boston, May 13. Messrs. Cartes, Hescock, Bird, and others, Quincy Market.
Dear Sirs,—The Sunday papers report the extortion of one hundred dollars from a produce-dealer named Walker, who seriously and jestingly expressed sympathy with the secessionists, and hoped that our troops would starve.
The receipt of this money casts a slur upon the reputation of our State, and upon the sincerity of all the generous men who freely coGovernor, and the accompanying documents, should be referred.
The motion was adopted: and the committee appointed on the part of the Senate were Messrs. Stone of Essex, Bonney of Middlesex, Northend of Essex, Rogers of Suffolk, Davis of Bristol, Walker of Middlesex, and Cole of Berkshire; on the part of the House, Messrs. Bullock of Worcester, Calhoun of Springfield, Branning of Lee, Davis of Greenfield, Tyler of Boston, Coffin of Newburyport, Peirce of Dorchester, Peirce of New Bedford, Jewel