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The delegates from Mobile, in the Alabama Convention, have published their protest against the adoption of the Confederate Constitution, without submitting it to the people. Both Houses of the Legislature of Michigan have, by large majorities, restored the ale, beer and cider clause to the prohibitory liquor law. The election in Connecticut for members of Congress and State officers, will come off on Monday, the 1st of April, and will probably bring out a very full vote. The Louisiana Convention has a resolution before it, declaring in favor of ‘"entire free trade"’ with the Western States, slave and free, by the Confederated States. The Jail at Vienna, Dooly county, Ga., and a negro, confined therein, were burnt on Saturday morning last. Mrs. Lieut. Slemmer is on a visit to Burlington, N. J., and has, as usual, been "serenaded." A patent has been issued to C. A. McEvoy of Richmond, for an improvement in the mode of loading fire-arms. Lindsay M. Shumaker has been appointed route agent on the Richmond and Danville Railroad. The Savannah (Ga.) Republican learns of six extensive New York merchants who are about removing to that city. Dr. F. J. Hill, a venerable physician of Wilmington, N. C., died on the 26th inst. Capt. Rynders, the U. S. Marshal for New York, has sent in his resignation. W. H. Tomlinson has been elected Mayor of Point Pleasant, Va.
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