Several resolutions on the National
difficulties were offered yesterday, and referred to the Committee
on Federal Relations.
made some forcible remarks in opposition to the Peace Conference propositions, and Mr. Carlile
was quite as decided on the opposite side.
, of Preston
, offered a resolution censuring Senators Mason
for their course in regard to the same propositions.
It was laid on the table on Mr. Brown
's motion, but will be called up at a convenient opportunity.
A resolution to print 10,000 copies of the addresses of the Southern Commissioners
was laid on the table, but subsequently called up, amended by the substitution of a smaller number, and passed.
made a speech on the Moore
resolutions, taking ground against secession.