ht his nomination the beat plan of sustaining the President.
[Applause.] The proclamation was radical yesterday — it is conservative to-day.--He believed they would get more Democratic votes than if we had nominated a Democrat for Governor.
Mr. Seymour says the Republicans cannot carry on the Government, and that it got the country into difficulty.
Who got it in difficulty?
Mr. Lincoln found the Government in difficulty, the army surrendered and the navy scattered.
We were in such a state on Saturday.
The attendance was large, and a question of the forms of the Rubric, and of special prayer in reference to the present national emergency led to protracted and animated debates.--The feature of the session was the address of Hon. Horatin Seymour candidate for the Governorship of New York, who while favoring a special form of prayer, adjured the Convention to deal gently with their absent brethren of the South, in view of an early possible reconciliation.
Rev. Dr. Hawks also very