The morning hour here expired, and the bill for the recognition of Liberia and Hayti came up as the special order.
Mr. Davis, of Ky., moved a substitute, authorizing the President to appoint Consuls to Liberia, and a Consul General to Hayti, windment, and it was adopted — yeas 20, have 11, as follows:
Yeas — Messrs, Anthony, Browning, Chandler, Clark, Cowan, Davis, Dixon, Doolittle, Fessenden, Foot, Foster, Grimes, Hale, Henderson, Howard, Hows, Lane of Indiana, Nesmith, Sherman, Simpower, our flag being less respected than that of other nations in consequence, &c.
The question was then taken on Mr. Davis's amendment, as a substitute, and it was rejected years 8, noes 30
Mr. Saulsbury ross and declared that this was eSumner, Ten Eyck, Trumbull, Wade, Wilkinson, Wilson of Massachusetts, and Wright--32.
Nays--Messrs. Bayard, Carlile, Davis, Powell, Saulsbury, Starke, and Thompson--7.
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