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The Daily Dispatch: December 22, 1865., [Electronic resource], An outrage in a Bar-Room. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 22, 1865., [Electronic resource], The case of
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The Radicals of Iowa are circulating a petition for the impeachment of President Johnson.
The Daily Dispatch: December 22, 1865., [Electronic resource],
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By Johnson's Independent agency.Congressional. Washington, December 21. --Senate.--Mr. Howard, of Michigan, (Republican,) offered a resolution calling upon the President to inform the Senate on what charges Jefferson Davis is confined, and
nstruction on the part of the Senate was announced: --Messrs. Fessenden, of Maine; Grimes, of Iowa; Howard, of Michigan; Johnson, of Maryland, and Williams, of Oregon.
Mr. Sumner presented the petition of colored citizens of Tennessee, protesti denied that there was any quarrel between the President and the majority party in the Senate.
He did not believe that Mr. Johnson would desert the party that placed him where he is, nor that he would prove untrue to the great principles which had t phed.
He did not believe there was any possibility of the Democratic party coming into power through the agency of President Johnson.
House.--Delos R. Ashley, representative from Nevada, appeared and qualified.
Mr. Hubbard, of Connecticut
Distinguished arrival. --Brigadier-General W. R. Peck arrived in Staunton Monday, and was warmly welcomed by his numerous friends. General Peck was one of the bravest and most noted officers of General Stone- wall Jackson's army. Being over six feet four inches high, and made in proportion, he rode through every fight with his famous brigade. He was wounded at the battle of Winchester, Va., bringing up the rear. General Peck returns to his plantations in Louisiana to-morrow, they having been restored to him by Andrew Johnson, President of the United States, and he takes with him the best wishes of our people.--Staunton Virginian.
The Daily Dispatch: December 29, 1865., [Electronic resource], An interesting case of
Good Hit at Sumner. --The York Leader gets off a good thing in the shape of an address from Charles Sumner to the Negro Brotherhood, from which we make the following extracts: Brethren of Color,--A crisis has occurred to the affairs of the Negro Brotherhood. Combinations of perfidious white men have prostituted the government to the most ignoble purposes against you. Be not deceived by the wiles of General Grant, or any other agents of Mr. Johnson who may appear among you. They tell you that your freedom only means that you must work. It is thus that they wish to degrade you. This truth now comes to us with great force, since Andrew Johnson has engaged in the white washing business. He has adopted the great and peculiar profession of the brethren of color, and there is no longer any hope for us except to strike for our rights.