Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: July 27, 1861., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Torbett or search for Torbett in all documents.

Your search returned 1 result in 1 document section:

Third day. Richmond, July 26, 1861. The Convention reassembled this day.--The Minutes of yesterday were read and confirmed. Pursuant to notice, Mr. Torbett, of Tennessee, offered the following preamble and resolutions, which he desired should lay on the table for future discussion. Whereas, It is, in the opinion of this Convention, the duty, and we hope the desire, of all the Banks in the Confederate States to give their concentrated credit to the use of the Government; and believing that this can be most effectually done by all agreeing to receive the Government Treasury notes on deposit, and in payment of debts due the Banks, and pay out the same to their customers; and this Convention representing nearly all the banking interests of the States, with the exception of our sister State Louisiana, have determined upon and adopted the aforesaid policy; and, whereas, it is understood that the Banks of Louisiana are willing to co-operate with those of her sister States