, the vote in New York was 368,726 for Lincoln and 361,986 for McClellan, or a little over 6,000 majority for Lincoln and his cause.
Can any one doubt what the result would have been but for what General Butler says he and his troops did?
In Pennsylvania the vote was 296,389 for Lincoln, and 276,308 for McClellan.
That in Ohio was 265,154 for Lincoln, and 205,568 for McClellan.
That in Indiana was 150,422 for Lincoln, and 130,233 for McClellan.
That in Illinois was 189,487 for Lincoln, and volutionary War. Article I of that document is in the following words: His Britannic Majesty acknowledges the said United States, viz: New Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay, Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, Conneticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia, to be free, sovereign and independent states, and he treats with them, &c. &c.—（not with it?) if not since the foundation of Virginia.
Slavery was but the occasion of