inst him. His denial was clothed in most emphatic language.
Mr. Montague, of Middlesex, said that as his county had been referred to, he ns examined the franks, and pronounced them both forgeries.
Mr. Montague was glad to hear it. He proceeded to make a point that when corre.
Mr. Branch, of Petersburg, raised a point of order.
Mr. Montague remarked that he had said all he had to say.
Mr. Hall, of Wdred, Lawson, Leake, C. K. Mallory, J. B. Mallory, Marshall, Marr, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Parks, Preston, Price, Randolph, Richardention refused to reconsider.
Federal Relations Again.
Mr. Montague offered the following resolution, which is similar to the one wiick moved to lay the resolution on the table, and on this motion Mr. Montague called for the yeas and nays.
the roll was then called, witll, Harvie, Holcombe, Hunton, Isbell, Kent, Kilby, Kindred, Leake, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Parks, Randolph, Richardson, Seawell, St
unton, Isbell, Kent, Kilby, Kindred, Lawson, Leake, Macfarland, Charles K Mallory, Jas. B. Mallory, Marr, Marye, Mirler, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Parks, Randolp , Richardson, Wm. C. Seott, Seawell, Shefley, Slaughter, Southall, Speed, Staplox, Fisher, Graham, Gregory, John Goode, Jr. Harvie, Holcombe, Runten, Isbell, Kent, Kindred, Leake, Macfarland, Miller, Montague, Morris, Morton, Randolph, Richardson, William C. Scott, Seawell. Speed, Thornton, R. H. Turner, Tyler. Wise, Woods, andake, McComas, McNeil.
Macfarland, Charles K. Mallory, James B. Mallory, Marshall, Marr, Marye, Maslin, Miller, Moffett, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Nelson, Orrick, Osburn, Parks, Patrick, Pendleton, Preston, Price, Pugh, Raudolph, Richardson,lby, Kindred, Lawson, Leake, McComas, McNeil, Macfarland, C. K. Maliory, Marshall, Marr, Marye, Maslin, Miller, Moffett, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Neison, Orrick, Parks, Preston, Price, Pugh, Randolph, Richardson, R. E. Scott, Seawell, Sheff
ich were lost.
Mr. Summers, of Kanawha, proposed a further amendment, by striking out the words "they concede," in the third line, which was adopted.
Mr. Montague, of Middlesex, moved to fill the blank thus created by inserting the words "they acknowledge."
The amendment was lost — yeas 29, nays 90.
Mr. Goode, ode and Baldwin.
Mr. Tare, of Brooke, offered an amendment, which was defeated.
The 8th resolution, as amended by Mr. Summers, was then adopted.
Mr. Montague moved that the Committee rise.
It was, he said, now 5 o'clock, and he was informed that unless the furniture was removed from the Hall before bed-time, the Sttances would he and his constituents consent to relinquish the stars and stripes and join with South Carolina.
He did not object to a Middle Confederacy.
Mr. Montague followed, commenting upon the singular declaration made by the venerable gentleman from Wood.
He called upon Eastern men to take note of the fact.