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Relations. The pending question was on Mr. Scott's amendment (as amended) to the 14th resolutrick, Pendleton, Porter, Price, Pugh, Robert E Scott, Sharp, Sitlington, Southall, Spurlock. Chapme by mistake. Mr. Morton moved to amend Mr. Scott's amendment, in the first line, by striking e, proposed by the gentleman from Fauquier, (Mr. Scott.) His own position was, secession first, and Mr. Boulbin, of Charlotte, moved to amend Mr. Scott's amendment by striking out the words "to be Mr. Mallory, of Brunswick, moved to amend Mr. Scott's amendment, by striking out "Arkansas." He is amendment. Mr. Baldwin moved to amend Mr.Scott's amendment by inserting after the word "Gover. Harvie, of Amelia, moved to further amend Mr. Scott's amendment by striking out "by the time appvilege of voting until it was too late. Mr. Scott, of Fauquier, did not propose to discuss theen the time of re-assembling was to be? Mr. Scott said the gentleman had doubtless forgotten h[1 more...]
Evening session. Mr. Scott resumed his remarks, and referred the gentleman from Princess Anne to his own minority report for an answer ain on the 1st of October, or remain in session until that time. Mr. Scott was not to be driven, by the eternal clamor of the minority upon onents of the popular sentiment of Virginia. Mr. Wise viewed Mr. Scott's reply as an evasion. The 1st of October had been tendered, anddment was voted down. Mr. Early, of Franklin, moved to amend Mr. Scott's amendment by striking out the words "by the time appointed for endment was rejected. Mr. Blakey, of Madison, moved to amend Mr. Scott's amendment by striking out "to be appointed by the respective Coh it was rejected. Mr. Goode, of Mecklenburg, moved to amend Mr. Scott's amendment by striking out the words "Confederated States" and iment was voted down. The question recurring upon agreeing to Mr. Scott's amendment, it was adopted — yeas 76, nays 42. The 14th res
and managers were elected: President — A. M. Bailey. Vice-Presidents--Thos. H. Wynne and Wm. Macfarland. Recording Secretary — J. W. Lewellen. Corresponding Secretary — H. P. Edmond. Treasurer — Samuel P. Mitchell. Auditor — George W. Anderson. Board of Managers.-- Geo. Bargamin, James D. Browne, E. B. Spence, S. S. Cottrell, Geo. A. Ainslie, H. R. Burger, John W. McKell, James T. Pemberton, Wm. W. Snead, Jos. F. Powell, James Kersey. John H. Johnson, James A. Scott, John McFarland, John Tyler, John P. Tyler, Geo.. S Lownes, Chas. W. Allen, A. J. Bowers, and Oliver Davis. The Board are to meet at the Hall on Tuesday night next, for organization and the election of Standing Committees, at which time every member who intends to serve ought to be at his post. The Institute is now in a flourishing condition; but to continue to prosper, its managers must be energetic and attentive in the discharge of their duties. Its next Fair will be held
41, and his present rank of Major only reaching him last year. "Major Anderson has also performed a large amount of the staff duty incident to the service a few years since, and before it was made distinct from duty in the line. He acted as Assistant Inspector of the Illinois Volunteers, serving with Abraham Lincoln in the Black Hawk War of 1832. He was Assistant Instructor and Instructor of Artillery at the Military Academy, in the years 1835 '6 and' 7, and was aide-de-camp to Major-General Scott in 1838. "During the Mexican War, the Major endured all the labors and dangers of the campaign, being severely wounded in the assault on the enemy's works at Molino del Rey, and receiving brevet majority 'for gallant and meritorious conduct in that action.' Major Anderson has also received from the Government many evidences of its trust and confidence other than those bestowed by the War Department. "His last service, previous to his taking command of Fort Moultrie, was as a