Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: December 25, 1861., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Mason or search for Mason in all documents.

Your search returned 5 results in 2 document sections:

The Lincoln Cabinet on the Mason and Slidell affair. The report so freely circulated yesterday that Lincoln's Cabinet have decided to accede to England's demand, even if it involves a surrender of Messrs. Mason and Slidell, is not confirmed by any advices that have come to hand. We have received the New York Herald, of the 21st inst., which contains no such announcement, though there is an abundance of editorial speculation upon the probabilities of such a decision.
overnment, but is really a sentiment emanating from a source entitled to consideration. Important from Washington — Mason and Slidell to be delivered up if Demanded. Under the above caption the New York Herald, of the 21st instant, has thed to the present demands of England as the conditions of her neutrality, even if these demands involve the restoration of Mason and Slidell to the protection of the British flag, and a disavowal of and an apology for their seizure by Capt. Wilkes. ntervention of any third party. Let our Government, then, meet the requisitions of Lord Lyons, in the restitution of Mason and Slidell to British protection, and in acknowledging that while Captain Wilkes would have been right in seizing the Trish ports, under the connivance of her Majesty's government. Granted that these demands of England in this matter of Mason and Slidell were framed for war and not for peace, we have the right to call for a faithful adherence to this peace which