n S. Millson, of Virginia; Charles Francis Adams, of Massachusetts; W. Winslow, of North Carolina; James Humphreys, of New York; Wm. W. Boyce, of South Carolina; James H. Campbell, of Pennsylvania; Peter E. Love, of Georgia; Orris S. Ferry, of Connecticut; Henry Winter Davis, of Maryland; C. Robinson, of Rhode Island; W. G. Whiteley, of Delaware; M. W. Tappen, of New Hampshire; John L. N. Stratton, of New Jersey; F. M. Bristow, of Kentucky; J. S. Morrill, of Vermont; T. A. R. Nelson, of Tenness and The South.
Proceedings of Congress, Feb. 7, 1861, reported in Congressional Globe. Mr. Vallandigham proposed the following grouping of States in the four sections:--The North, Maine, New Hampshire, 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, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia
uncan, William W. Hoppin, George H. Browne, Samuel G. Arnold.
Connecticut.--Roger S. Baldwin, Chauncey F. Cleveland, Charles J. McCurdy, Jsachusetts, Francis B. Crowninshield: Rhode Island, Samuel Ames; Connecticut, Roger S. Baldwin; New York, David Dudley Field; New Jersey, Pet lose his property.
Two members of the Committee (Baldwin, of Connecticut.
and Seddon, of Virginia) each presented a minority report.
Ba proposition was rejected by eleven States against ten.
Ayes--Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Haas rejected by a vote of thirteen States against eight.
Ayes--Connecticut, Illinois. Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, were rejected by a vote of eleven States against nine.
Ayes--Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Has:--Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachu setts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virgini