e's office in the old City Hall.
Governor Hicks passed the night of the 19th at the house of Mayor Brown.
At eleven o'clock the Mayor, with the concurrence of the Governor, sent a committee, consisting of Lenox Bond, George W. Dobbin, and John C. Brune, to President Lincoln, with a letter, in which he assured the chief magistrate that the people of Baltimore were exasperated to the highest degree by the passage of troops, and that the citizens were universally decided in the opinion that no and more complete.
The excitement in Washington was fearful; and at three o'clock on the morning of the 21st (Sunday) the President sent for Governor Hicks and Mayor Brown.
The former was not in the city.
The latter, with Messrs. Dobbin and Brune, and S. T. Wallis, hastened to Washington, where they arrived at ten o'clock in the morning.
At that interview General Scott proposed to bring troops by water to Annapolis, and march them from there, across Maryland, to the Capital, a distance o