New Orleans, Dec. 13.
--On Wednesday, in the House of Representatives the Committee
reported unfavorably on Mr. McFee
's bill for the confiscation of goods from the North
When the Mississippi
resolutions came up, Convention of the two Houses was held, and in eloquent address was delivered by Mr. Lutams
, the Commissioner
Many ladies were present, and great interest prevailed.
, of LaFourche
, offered a resolution for Commissioners to visit all the Southern States
, on which a long debate occurred.
offered a resolution, directing the purchase of arms in foreign countries, in preference to the North
, of New Orleans, made an eloquent speech on the Convention
bill, which passed without amendment.
After appropriate resolutions of thanks, and for communication with other States, the Legislature adjourned.