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er cause? That sacra fames auri has been the damnation of many, especially when coupled with that other thirst, the thirst for power and position. I now close, and give you the vote here at 10½ A. M. Ratification659 Rejection70 Murdaugh and Wilson, Secession candidates930 Watts122 Martin112 Murdaugh and Wilson will undoubtedly be elected to the Legislature, and the prominent measure of ratification of the Ordinance of Secession carried by an overwhelming vote. Old D That sacra fames auri has been the damnation of many, especially when coupled with that other thirst, the thirst for power and position. I now close, and give you the vote here at 10½ A. M. Ratification659 Rejection70 Murdaugh and Wilson, Secession candidates930 Watts122 Martin112 Murdaugh and Wilson will undoubtedly be elected to the Legislature, and the prominent measure of ratification of the Ordinance of Secession carried by an overwhelming vote. Old Dominion.
Pittsylvania Court House, 3 o'clock.--For secession, 210; Gilmer, 210; Buford, 144. Gilmer and Buford are probably elected. Norfolk county. Portsmouth, May 23.10½ A. M. --For Secession 659; against 70. For House of Delegates, Murdaugh and Wilson 930, Watts 122, Martin 112. [Second Dispatch.] Portsmouth, May 23. --The poll closed with 901 for Secession, and 74 for Union. Murdaugh and Wilson are elected to the Legislature. There is some talk of tar and feathe 122, Martin 112. [Second Dispatch.] Portsmouth, May 23. --The poll closed with 901 for Secession, and 74 for Union. Murdaugh and Wilson are elected to the Legislature. There is some talk of tar and feathers being used on three obnoxious Union-loving men here. Nansemond. Suffolk, May 23. --Riddick is re-elected to the Legislature. Day is re-elected to the Senate. There is not a "Union" man to be found in the town. Ad valorem had 27 majority at this precinct.