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the example of Gen. Nelson, who sighted the gun which drove a ball through his own castle at Yorktown, and told the gentleman from Kanawha that when the interests of his country required it, true patriotism dictated that he, too, should send a ball through his castle; he ought to consent to the destruction of his interests, if such a course would save the honor of his State. The vote was taken, and Mr. Wise's amendment was defeated, as follows: Yeas.--Messrs. Ambler, Jas. Barbour, Blakey, Boisseau, Borst, Bouldin, Boyd, Branch, Bruce, Cabell, Cecil, Chambliss, Coffman, Conn, Flournoy, Forbef, Garland, Graham, Gregory, Goggin, John Goode, Jr., Thomas F. Goods, Hale, Cyrus Hall, Harvie, Holcombe, Hunton, Isbell, Kent, Lawson, Macfarland, Charles K. Mallory, James B. Mallory, Marr, Marye, Miller, Morris, Morton, Richardson, Rives, Sheffey, Slaughter, Speed, Strange, Sutherlin, Tredway, Robert H. Turner, Tyler Waller, Williams, Wilson, Wise, and Wysor.--53. Nays.--Messrs. A
ouching the tobacco interest of his section of country showing that it depended mainly upon capital supplied by the North. The amendment was rejected. Mr. Blakey, of Madison, moved to amend Mr. Scott's amendment by striking out "to be appointed by the respective Conventions thereof, " and inserting--"corresponding in numir respective electoral districts, and in said Congress each State shall cast the same number of votes that she now casts in the Congress of the United States." Mr. Blakey proposed, in the event of the adoption of this amendment, to follow it up by another. He then argued to show why it should be adopted, after which it was rejecntion not to allow the people to elect the delegates to the Border Conference. After speaking the allotted time, he asked leave to withdraw his amendment. Mr. Blakey objected, and did so for the purpose of getting an opportunity to finish his own argument, which had been cut short.--Having done this, Mr. Goode's amendment wa