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Broad River (South Carolina, United States) (search for this): article 1
Virginia State Convention.fourth day. Saturday, Feb. 16, 1861. The Convention was called to order at 12 o'clock by the President. Prayer by the Rev. Jas. A. Duncan, of the Broad street M. E. Church. Personal explanation. Mr. Stuart, of Augusta, desired to make a personal explanation. He alluded to the letter from Messrs, Imboden and Harman, read yesterday by Mr. Wise, and said he had since read it himself. The writers fell into the error, he thought, quite naturally, of supposing that he said he had positive information that there was a movement on foot to place Mr. Wise in the Gubernatorial chair. The information of which he spoke alluded solely to the fact that he, Mr. Wise had been telegraphed to. When they expressed their disbelief, he stated that he had information which he was satisfied was true, but that was in reference to the telegram, and not to the conspiracy or plot. He had no intention to intimate that the gentlemen did not write what they beli
Fauquier (Virginia, United States) (search for this): article 1
was not mentioned to the other; and he (Mr. W never heard of the matter till he heard it mentioned in the Senate. Mr. Stuart said that he had risen merely to do an act of justice to himself and those who were absent. He had never designed to dispute unworthy motives to any one in connection with the matter. Committees appointed. The Presidentannounced the following Committee on Federal Relations: Messrs. Conrad of Frederick, Stuart of Augusta, Wise at Princess Anne, Scott of Fauquier, Preston of Montgomery, Harvie of Amelia, Clemens of Ohio, Macfarland of Richmond City, McComic of Cabell, Montague of Matthews and Middlesex, Price of Greenbrier, Southall of Allenmarie, Willey of Monongalia, Bruce of Halifax. Boyd of Botetourt, Barbour of Culpeper, Williams of Shenandoah, Rives of Prince George and Surry, Moore of Rockbridge, Blow of Norfolk City, and Johnston of Lee and Scott. Mr. Stuart asked to be excused from service as he was a member of the Senate as well thi
Amelia Court House (Virginia, United States) (search for this): article 1
r. W never heard of the matter till he heard it mentioned in the Senate. Mr. Stuart said that he had risen merely to do an act of justice to himself and those who were absent. He had never designed to dispute unworthy motives to any one in connection with the matter. Committees appointed. The Presidentannounced the following Committee on Federal Relations: Messrs. Conrad of Frederick, Stuart of Augusta, Wise at Princess Anne, Scott of Fauquier, Preston of Montgomery, Harvie of Amelia, Clemens of Ohio, Macfarland of Richmond City, McComic of Cabell, Montague of Matthews and Middlesex, Price of Greenbrier, Southall of Allenmarie, Willey of Monongalia, Bruce of Halifax. Boyd of Botetourt, Barbour of Culpeper, Williams of Shenandoah, Rives of Prince George and Surry, Moore of Rockbridge, Blow of Norfolk City, and Johnston of Lee and Scott. Mr. Stuart asked to be excused from service as he was a member of the Senate as well this body, and would be compelled to neglect
North America (search for this): article 1
has been pledged, and is hereby again pledged, as far as it can be, to resist with all the means in her power, all such acts of invasion and coercion. Referred to the Committee on Federal Relations. Mr. Richardson, of Hanover, submitted the following: The people of the Sovereign State of Virginia, in general Convention assembled, do declare and publish the following resolutions: 1. That the compact by which the several sovereignties composing the United States of North America were united in a confederacy, has been repeatedly violated by individuals and States composing the Northern part of the same. 2. That the said compact, having been thus repudiated by parties to the same, to the injury and oppression of other parties thereto, is not binding upon the latter, and exists, not of right, but by sufferance. 3. That not only are the sovereign States of this Union the rightful judges of the circumstances under which their honor and safety require their wi
Pittsylvania (Virginia, United States) (search for this): article 1
Augusta, was appointed in his place. Mr. Clemens also asked to be excused from saving, on the ground of physical disability. The request was granted, and Mr. Jackson, of Wood, was appointed instead. The President announced the Committee on Elections as follows: Messrs. Haymond of Marion, Goggin of Bedford, Brown of Preston, Chambliss of Greensville and Sussex, Caperion of Monroe, Ambler of Louisa, Gray of Rockbridge, Hunton of Prince William, Campbell of Washington, Treadway of Pittsylvania, Hall of Lancaster, Sheffey of Smythe, and Patrick of Kanawha. The President submitted a package of election returns, which were referred to the appropriate committee. Resolutions. Mr. Sutheruin offered a resolution, which was adopted, admitting editors and reporters of newspapers generally, throughout the State, to seats in the Hall, under the direction of the President. Mr.Turner offered a resolution, which was adopted, tendering the grateful acknowledgments of the Co
McAllister (Pennsylvania, United States) (search for this): article 1
acts as an invasion of the rights of sovereign States, and should said authorities undertake to collect the duties on foreign importations introduced, or about to be introduced, into any such States, Virginia will regard any such acts as coercion, and that her faith has been pledged, and is hereby again pledged, as far as it can be, to resist with all the means in her power, all such acts of invasion and coercion. Referred to the Committee on Federal Relations. Mr. Richardson, of Hanover, submitted the following: The people of the Sovereign State of Virginia, in general Convention assembled, do declare and publish the following resolutions: 1. That the compact by which the several sovereignties composing the United States of North America were united in a confederacy, has been repeatedly violated by individuals and States composing the Northern part of the same. 2. That the said compact, having been thus repudiated by parties to the same, to the injury and
Augusta (Georgia, United States) (search for this): article 1
ed to order at 12 o'clock by the President. Prayer by the Rev. Jas. A. Duncan, of the Broad street M. E. Church. Personal explanation. Mr. Stuart, of Augusta, desired to make a personal explanation. He alluded to the letter from Messrs, Imboden and Harman, read yesterday by Mr. Wise, and said he had since read it himsection with the matter. Committees appointed. The Presidentannounced the following Committee on Federal Relations: Messrs. Conrad of Frederick, Stuart of Augusta, Wise at Princess Anne, Scott of Fauquier, Preston of Montgomery, Harvie of Amelia, Clemens of Ohio, Macfarland of Richmond City, McComic of Cabell, Montague of Muld be compelled to neglect his duties there if he were to give the attention to this committee that its importance demanded. He was excused, and Mr. Baldwin, of Augusta, was appointed in his place. Mr. Clemens also asked to be excused from saving, on the ground of physical disability. The request was granted, and Mr. Jackso
Georgia (Georgia, United States) (search for this): article 1
t Proviso there? Mr. Carlile.--A Southern President signed it, and a Democratic Congress passed it. He (Mr. C.) wanted gentlemen to enlighten us, and not make wholesale charges. He had a resolution to offer, which he did not wish to have referred, but merely to get into the hands of the reporters. He moved that it be laid upon the table. The resolution is as follows: Resolved, That since the decision of the Supreme Court of the United States in the case of Chisholm us, the State of Georgia, and the adoption of the eleventh amendment to the Constitution, we are at a loss to understand how the impression that the Federal Government possessed the power to coerce a State could have obtained credence. Mr. Montague rose to a point of order. He would not submit to this partial mode of proceeding. He protested against the right of a gentlemen to introduce a resolution for buncombe, and then indicate the course it shall take. Mr. Carlile had no objection to withdrawin
United States (United States) (search for this): article 1
the seceded states, upon the pretext of the enforcement of the laws of the United States, or upon any pretext whatsoever. 2 That she solemnly protests against the use of the standing army and navy of the United States to the General Government, and the concentration of troops at the Federal metropolis, and at various fort. Carlile said he had heard much about coercion. Now, the President of the United States had expressly denied the right of coercion. The only instance in which he issouri Compromise was put there by the South, and the Supreme Court of the United States pronounced it null and void. Mr. Morris.--Who put the Wilmot Proviso tollows: Resolved, That since the decision of the Supreme Court of the United States in the case of Chisholm us, the State of Georgia, and the adoption of the e 1. That the compact by which the several sovereignties composing the United States of North America were united in a confederacy, has been repeatedly violated
Rockbridge (Virginia, United States) (search for this): article 1
tourt, Barbour of Culpeper, Williams of Shenandoah, Rives of Prince George and Surry, Moore of Rockbridge, Blow of Norfolk City, and Johnston of Lee and Scott. Mr. Stuart asked to be excused fromof Preston, Chambliss of Greensville and Sussex, Caperion of Monroe, Ambler of Louisa, Gray of Rockbridge, Hunton of Prince William, Campbell of Washington, Treadway of Pittsylvania, Hall of Lancasterrnative but to leave her enemies and oppressors and unite with her friends. Mr. Mooke. of Rockbridge, was opposed to the resolutions, particularly since he thought they proposed to hand us over, (Mr. Moore) not already decided which side he will take? He inferred that the gentleman from Rockbridge would go North. Mr. Moore.--You have no authority to say where I will go. Mr. Wise sbut the Black Republicans are driving us out. He would stand by the side of the gentleman from Rockbridge and help to drive them out. Mr. Moore.--Agreed. Mr. Wise.--Will he assist in driving o
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