Mr. H. W. Thomas's motion was then lost, by the following vote:
Yeas.--Messrs. Armstrong, Carson, Christian French, Greever, Logan, Marshall, Neeson, Newlon, Richmond, Stuart, Thomas of Fairfax, and Townes.--13.
Nays.--Messrs. Brannon, Claiborne, Coghill, Day, Early, Finney, Gatewood, Isbell, Lynch, Nash,inney, French, Gatewood, Greever, Isbell, Logan, Lynch, Nash, Newlon, Pate, Paxton, Richmond, Smith, and Taliaferro.--21.
Nays.--Messrs. Armstrong, Marshall, Neeson, Stuart, H. W. Thomas, C. Y. Thomas and Townes.--7.
Resolutions, &c.--By Mr. Brannon, for incorporating a company to construct a railroad from some point on laiborne, Coghill, Early, Finney, Gatewood, Lynch, Nash, and Paxton.--10.
Nays.--Messrs. Armstrong, Christian, Day, French, Greever, Isbell, Logan, Marshall, Neeson, Newlon, Pate, Richmond, Stuart, Thomas of Fairfax, Townes.--15.
The preamble and resolutions were then adopted.
Sundry bills were advanced a stage.