ion of Mr. Barbour, taken up and considered.
The question being put, the House refused to concur in the Senate resolution — ayes 71, noes 24.
Mr. Anderson, of Rockbridge, moved a reconsideration of the vote, which was agreed to.
The vote again coming up on the Senate resolution, it was, after some spicy repartee between members, the ringing of the bed, and the calling of absentees, passed — ayes 78 noes 18 --the constitutional majority.
The bill refunding to the Sheriff of Giles county a certain sum of money, was taken up and passed.
On motion of Mr. Barbour, the bill for the relief of M. C. Gordon was taken up and passed.
The bill refunding money received for exemptions from military services, was read a third time and passed.
At 2 o'clock the House resolved itself into secret session, to consider a message from the Governor.
[the following proceedings of Tuesday night were unavoidably deferred in our issue of yesterday: