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orted in the Richmond Enquirer.
He merely wished to put himself right — not to find fault with the reporter.
The National difficulties.
Mr. Woods, of Barbour, submitted the following resolutions:
Resolved, That the allegiance which the citizens of Virginia owe to the Federal Government of the United States of America, is subordinate to that due to Virginia, and may therefore be lawfully withdrawn by her whenever she may deem it her duty to do so.
2. That in case the State of Virginia should exercise this authority, her citizens would be in duty bound to render allegiance and obedience to her alone.
3. That Virginia recognizes no authority in any Government, State or Federal, to coerce her, or any of her citizens, to render allegiance to the Government of the United States, after she may, in the exercise of her sovereign power, have withdrawn from it; and that she will regard any attempt at coercion as equivalent to a declaration of war against her, to be resis