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honor of his State. The vote was taken, and Mr. Wise's amendment was defeated, as follows: Yeas.--Messrs. Ambler, Jas. Barbour, Blakey, Boisseau, Borst, Bouldin, Boyd, Branch, Bruce, Cabell, Cecil, Chambliss, Coffman, Conn, Flournoy, Forbef, Garland, Graham, Gregory, Goggin, John Goode, Jr., Thomas F. Goods, Hale, Cyrus Hlected for this State by the people thereof voting by districts arranged on the suffrage, basis of representation for fifteen delegates for each district." Mr. Bouldin claimed that the amendment embraced a principle of the highest importance to the people of Virginia. They were entitled, in this crisis, to a full hearing in tnto a Congress, beyond the limits of the State, he claimed the Federal principle of representation, which counted a due proportion of the black population. Mr. Bouldin said that the Committee had already voted down the principle urged by the gentleman from Princess Anne, and the majority would continue to vote it down, to the