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I S.A.MK Tiicm..i, Mnrclt I, 1 S.SO.
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li it 1 1 n u H m t v a I ts
riicMtxi'.o rritY rrcotr. at hctiup
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vokt It V.
J'tn iKt Onuimn ttmm A .tea. leTA
THK HINDOO COIL'S SOXfl.
.".AT t fWl m,mt haettttd lark.
A.l-t lb ittkbtM liJr,
Rf left!) Vi III" wlff i dark
7 be dm! tlli W flWr,
I'kxt u thy ftW U tmfitu,
,Wi)ir; flewer reieW,
Tht Jrmiiif of mf lniy keen.
The tape 017 pu-il fU.
t Qett , thy ihii.rfcg taarp,
Tw llht f lev h lh-
If brwcatb tbe water deanf.
That Jot eitfit dopef.
ilualua, WtUi Utt muriiiiht dost.
The laerad Ijt4lwwi u'r 1
Ah, in kiod iiH juard i-vy tatA,
1'or it bai ;inJ th rftui.
.11 i s c 1 1 a 11 y
in: is no amiaiii.i:.
CoTi..sTr. r 1 tbo tain-man of lisppiners, the
fc!l wbirb uork more womlerf than all tbo 011-
cliJiiiu-.orit i f H the niagiciau of Arabian Cclien.
Ho happy n illuatraiiwt of tlw oBt8 of Uii virtue
u iffunloil in the fullouing httl ttarrnlivn, nrnl the
touching refleetinn aiUIng wit of it, that cau-
n')l refrain fn.ta incorjiotatini; it into nor eolumrw.
,. V. Mirror.
"A baaotifnl gill, gay, lively, anil Hgrooablir, b
ii!!o1 to a man f a cluitHiy figure, coarao fea
tiirea, anJ a Htiipul luuhing phyaiognomy. A kind
fiicuiitiil to bur one day 'Iy dtar Julb. liow
tan.ij y ju to insrry that nwii V
"Tlie ii'icetmn in a natural one. My husband, 1
rouf3, l not graceful 111 hi appearance, nor at
tractn a 111 hi converantum. lint bo in tu amiable.
Ar,J n:fVr. hltboiigli Icaafaaciiiatingthan beauty
or mt, Mill pIcBie njually at least, and in certainly
morn durable. We ofiun weobjecta, which appnar.
rcpuUuo at fjrt, but if o ei-o theni ewry day, w
beconm tccuttiuiiid to them, and at length not only
view them withmii averbttm, but with fooling of
attachment. Tbo iinproarion which goiuliioae mal.e
on tho heart . gradual; but it rurnaitia fur ever.
l.iatcn. and 1 will toll you how I came U mtrry my
"I wae rjuito yiung when l.c i-j mtroduceil for
the firat tl'i'o '''" 1,10 ,,ou,c ol ,n' l,a,t',l,s- ""
wo awkward in hu rnannur, uncoutli in bis appear
nnco and my com; anion ued often to ridiculo him,
and I confem 1 a freijuentl;; tomptod to join ttiem,
but waa rcetnunodby my mother, who ufiod to tny
to me hi a low voice, 'lie i o amiable 1' and thou
it occurred to me '.hat ho wna always kind and
obliging ; and whenever our vilUger uufcmbled
i..lKir nL our fute mid dance, ho v.a nlways at
. . . . e .1 I,,,.,,. nl.,l u-ru
tho d.npoMl of the .mtro.. ;.r tbo ho..r, ... .
nn.fu.e in hiiBttcntioin to those ahoao age or ug-
lmuis cioml them to bo noglcctcd. Others laugh-
c I at hm bingo'arity in Una rcp-et, uui 1 wnmper
ed to myclf, 'Ho is bo amiable.'
One rooming my mother ralkd mo to her bou
doir, and told m that the joung man who ii now
my huaband. hJ made application for my hand. I
waa not urpned at tins, for I already suapectcd
that he rrgarded mo with an eye of nlTuctinii. I
a now placed 111 a dileninm, and hardly knew bow
to act. When I recollected bis ill-favored look and
hu awkwardoeaK. 1 va on tl"1 l"'' of eaying, 0
will not wed bun,' nod 1 blukhed for linn, which i.a
atroug proof thai I even thi n felt interested in him;
but when I recallod t.'.o many cwollont trait in
hi.- cl.arai tcr, and dwelt on b benevolent and sol
action, 1 dimnlfcd tho idea ol bauwhing him from
my prvaeuce. I could not reolvc to aflhet him,
and I whltpcreil to inytolf, 'He is o amiable.'
"Ilecontimied to viail me, encouraged by my pat
,...1. nnt rlirere.1 bv rnv amiloa. My other admirers.
one by otic, lrt me, but 1 did not regret their nb-
... .1-. . ..,iui.l 1.1 m In r.irrr tho bsmo
1 rcRcairu-i'vwivr.i .
meaning as, 'he i ao handsome. I loved him, and
totV him my hu.band. rsince men 1 im mi .
rnlybcen rengned to my falo, but happy. My,
h'jband le me deiotedly, and liow ran I help
lvina bun ? ;
i'bero u aonielbing eio-injly touching In
thu love winch beauty entertain for goodnee. and
there u no longer a doubt that aome women love
froui a fee'ing of bnevolnce, or tonder compaaiion, j
rr-nulatcd bv'tcaaon. Such an aBectlon will know j
-t, . - . , , . ... ,
. 11 hit a tirin uasis. anu win eumim 1
through life " !
A KAtr. cnistT. ran ti: oir.u. A geatlwisn.
y. theN.wburvport IUrald, h.a Ii.ikW ug the
, .V v.- 1... ,,.ir ..Svi!
r..ttnrinn tMtar uhieh he ha recoHllv roceivod
from Ohio, and aa he tWnki ita pobKotin in our
column will aid Vw inqulrta. wo cheerfully gi
it a place. The author will petkop khaM hc for
not ruppreaalog hi name : Wit 1 the letter ia well
written, trl conttitM nothing wbtek la net booo ra
tio, both to hu heart and hw J, we lwn thoog bt
it be.t not to aoppretf his n.
Wcllingtoo, Irain CewHy. Ohio.
T0 Nov Uirj port. Man.
Dr Sir 1 1 I'treeiva bv the luwnUe I'wWte
. . . ..." .1. inrvn . &! tiaan
Aa crv..rr. . -"";': -
wale, in your towo; and of coerM you e
nr!a that would make food wive, ana 1 aw Mi
f, 1 .m rra old of MKldlitiC else;
aotofene I am yeir uw, 01
ant 01 one 1 am j ' J j" f, '
of decent .ppe""" 5 S i"lun for
iiack-etJiBian; out a god firm, with tejptwve-
itw-jiIa auiBfienl lo auppert tUj; and
lave geod crop of wUt on the (rutted. 1 sai
1 iia.a.t- w-. - :
-i r h i .f I"
1 rfj ,u.turd man. ot a BO lus'"'"i
I ai pay ad: wpe
e,reco her tbankfully and uto her well, and
lhank you, dear ir, a tbound timea bid; for ,
there o gill ta thi place, anJ boameai 1
eueh that I cannot letieto find one.
Li-Tnea W Dai
' ArfilA ll'rttrm Manner.
TUB STHA.VGIi.l'S Mtt AVJ! ; Olt Till: SHIP
It hi the rwr of AulMmn the rbtde of nighl
had MMntM the earth - tbe chilly u mil of cold
Noiomhor were wiMly howling. I hut niit rtd
mrwHf r tho pertur, (ml we penning a fW
i thought to n b-nt f-iend , htn la funaio
J r-treng era etiletrd the room, au.I m;td ibenoMtUer (
I in an ppoite direction. They tat In penaho n- j
I tt)co, which wm only now aim! then interrupted ,
by a deep drn aigh; tmch u Wren rod and brok-1
en heerts atler, when rorrow it too dep to be j
exptiieeed. A tb.)t8nd conjecture were awak
etwd i mr mind, n, to b e.f of their prief. j
It U pcMible, thought I. they arc going to Mail 1
01a nrk and dying friftid or he bei-n dn?en
by JKiU'ity and miffi'Mune, to teuk a roiling plaro,
and a quiet hom in a land of Granger? ; and aie
rtf king fur th lot oil uno lhy have leli behind
or I tun- aro mourning tht lot of rowu doar relative
- It may be a hUnd- brother -child. A I length
I manured to auk the eaoac T their
aauni'a ana ,
griif. Ah! I had coiijoctnred rightly. The big
tear rolb I d.n th rlieirk of one uf them and
aim waa a tcu!tt. Ve, the cnicl v. inda of 1 Iesv on,
and the wave of Oolano had jiut made her nidi.
Sho bad lived a tlit comiwiniun of her joy but n
few short yeafa ihy wore happy jear?.
lllnut i-tily with a i-mall portion of the conifurtfi
of life, for tho aupport of bin family ho waa forced
to tnko ''mployoient upon tba ten. Hu wae onu
of XopluneV brategt tout ; ha deliyhtcd to ride
upon thu mountain uavo, and emiled nt the florin.
Hat now the heaven were gathering bhickiiotu il
onuxit'ed gloom. Clomli ofileno dnrkuorii were
rapidly hurled in (iit.'eient direction, nod the did
mal roar of distant wind foretold an approaching
Hi proud ahlp waa on the wave her banner gai
ly waving in the hrocM. Night eainomi the Inst
night- the night of diwth. Tboetnrin raged with
unabated fury. On an ialand half covered with
water, the frail bark was (.haltered. That night
tbo jMior mariner found a watery grave. Tho dead
bodiex of tho crew were washed abborc, and do
cently buried. Hut no tours of griaf were then;
it vtai a ttratucr'.i grave. Tho little group of
spectators that had gathered nround the grave,
were indulging in cold conjecture who tho ttran
ger might be. "Id ho a father ?" nays one; oh, Ins
children ! "It he n husband V saya another ; oh,
w ho will bear ilie fad tidings to lu.-i wife ! The
lant turf was jin-t placed upon his tomb the com
pany were about to turn nway, when a female, with
rapid i!op, and anxioua louk, appruached the i-'pot.
Tho aize, the drets, tbo features of the t-lrangcr
were accurately iWcrihcd to bur ; it wan enough ;
it reached bor heart the floods of team told that
he was 11 liuabnnd. Tho grave was quickly opened.
lliat H10 llllgtir ho lii.lnlge.l -villi (In) lanl look Ol III!
th.it was dear to her on earth. ' Yea, it i, it in,
my own dear husband," she exclaimed, and bank
upon tho earth.
.She had heard of tho wreck ; and through stor- 1
my winds, and a miry way, t-lie battened to tho
shore. Sho fondly hoped to find hiig jet alive, j
clinging to some broken fragment of the vcol, but ,
that hopo was vain.
un, JC cruel iiiub; iiuw many
Oh, yc cruel winds ! how many tears yo huvo j
even, no a1, in
vour dinnal ronr, met hitl:s 1 hear the ild cry, the
I oxpiring groan of some loved one. whom ye no
I making the sport of your cruel rngo and rolontlos
i Tho other tlranger was a mother, and had luit a
noil in tho aaino wreck. They were coinmundod
tn the God of tho widow, and bereaved mother,
He w ill coon command tho earth and tlie fca to
yield un their dead. Then those who (deep in Jo
cus will wake and come forth. Tlioir kindred
spirits will then be liberated ; then the long Ir.at
child, ovor whom n thousand tua3 have rolled, eliail
bo retiorcd. The luii-band and Hither shall again
be greoted with tho aniile of immortal youth and
' nngelie affectum . There, no btorma will ever a
. fiao; uo bleeding hearts there; no tear of uugtiteh
will bedew the cheek of immortality there. Here
I our fondcat hnpet aro blighted ; the felrougost t
I offriendahip nro severed ; children are mailo or
l phana, and wives made widows. Hut in that har
' bor is an elernil calm no Reparation there. Oh '.
in that peaceful region may wo meet our kindred.
Xrraui.u i;coEJty A wrrr. worth havimi
Who cp. nitAT THia ? Mru Alico Hradley, in the
town of I'erry, Gcunci'e county, has made butter
and chee dormg the w-t year, for whieb ho has
loceived -"fT 1 and had still an hand -It) pouudk
Mid. wliolo uocc4 ver dornnl from
t.vo cow; and during tin tiuio a lamily of leu pe.
soim lutve rccoiiitd tbeir usual supply of milk, cj-c.
from the aame cows. llutkalir Dun.
lie tnxtni.t: tact. In tbo lal nuinber of Sil
limin'a Journi. in a 11 article "Ou Currents in Wa
ter," it i aafrted tbat if a tub orothur vnarol be
filled with water, and a bole made near tlie niddl
" . ac
'luiro a roUry motion from ot to bouth, or op-
tMibod to tbe appareut inotiun of Ute tun; and if
moan areot-od to produce au appewite motion, up
on withdrawing those wean, the former direction
will be reuwd. Tbia cannot be the utfect ot
chance, but of natural la m i, CMtlaatly oppcra
ling. Tmi: voici: nt TOHn. Tbe viiU worMofiod
ipvaV la a wb caatmUDalmf cloUne. Ib iuo.
tbat lauslata of life a hrl ul the vn.ilJ. tbat l ri;l.i
tt4r uf U aratiM of Ijrx, aibmol in gfariuui
mmjtj i tba ummw ituoiea; vrith a liwti Wrowtd (root
T'T'J "" "--
1 ' r.1 ."7. "",,uf V m.?.T. " .
aaaui; lb sir pn Umh to all thing thai hi J
' " ,' oJ ' rtewail J of itaiwH; tbe
lh .udth. daw dttim- w. wl 11.
iht r..u dtb. daw dwwliaj; Im b, bod il.
(rull)ollM(l rflh, Mftl( mwl w; ,h w
j H. ih haiaia of Uh Maaai ll(n wbieti ajipaM4li the
tn stout with a aanw rirat. , U,wfui rote-
JUmU,lktqUUitv'4MmmlmmnUifourii-iil4Utivi, ll lecillnctud Uul Nr.
' lh (fMlaaal wiO H. witani muoirrauia lauunMai;
t -.J .heaeu-uu- - f the ,H,n f UnH ud .
.!..!. f ...i.j v
The tervantb of in !utry arc Irion n by their li
v tt, i' ta al ay whole and wh'ieoiM'. JSext,
look at the ragged elate of lasoeaa, tui then
u .3 ter rtfl.r rr,ii!tr
SiM-rch ! .Tir. V.m-,
lajbe lluiw o( K'p'vwt'UtirM, J'urr X 00 the
UluHm luliMiltoilti)- Mr. AJm In (ho Appetat
(' mtniun' WOflirji ti IhM'itt affix
Mr. .Vi mid, Mr. SpotkW.I tiv tmx-U te ny,
hm what I i i, (win inill? (wt. awl
hull w ri'.ftH in I'nrii. I 4i n.,i. oxrt, wr,
llwit hl t)iruft..n umt tkt ery iinwrtant mat
If wnald coihm up My. I v.ami)m miiUt irf
("turxltnn fnr tbix lieiiinii n amithrr
11 lid if I ohonM 1 mt b hi H rvtwrrd, r a ot
nrMnno in my facia at I. ronld wiK, I li,fo
'l0. 7" Prdl,H "'' 1 wl" on,'"f '
lt ""I :ve, ,r",, j
Mr. Speaker, thta i an Important q"mtton.
The (kle ol'th preaidantiobal canvaan in, in (Kirt,
made to depend upon it. It b been dirord
during iIh juuoer in t'l the public prim m
the country. It baa been diMMied cUetvliere
flnca tho meeting of OMgrew, end the dicoioo
I - - - 1 1. . kt-t.i . - : . - . . . : , 1
. . - t , i,, .11 ,
uitcuetiun 11111 isr naa ooaw ronnwieu oiuhiiuivi.
I ay, tir, tho trueiie oftlm failure tifthe forti-
firulion bill it not bttvrron the 9enntu of thu U.
Htaloa ani( tho I .'note of R-;i'efn!atite. That
iir, is net the iMie. I wv it, aad I will pror it
' from this journal, and from facta in addition tn thii .
Jniirnat, that neither the Henate, nor the IIoum k !
rcaponalble Ibr tlie failnie of that bill. Tho gon
llfirtnn rntist pardon mo, but as thn hhIiI unln
David (pointing to Mr. (Jambrelenjf "thou art thr
Mr. Speaker, I feel no oxritement wliwi I make
thifchnrge. I feel, pir, 110 persen.il ill will towards
the gontlmimii frnm Now York, when I tnnkc this
charge. I must tny that gentleman Ihh ever been
cuurtiHiuir and even kind towards inc, and my feel
ings towafds him are cartuinly or tho t-amederenp-tion.
Hir, I respect him. Hut the ijtiction is up,
and here is the plnco to ihi-rum it, rind hero it may
be fairly make known that he was 0110 of tho cum
initteo of ronlorciiCtJ on tho part of this llouw, on
that memorable occasion; and ruinthcr mombor of
that amo cominitlco is now in nnothor body.
T'oui both ends of this cnpitol lot the ttuth, tho
whole trutn, iitul nothing but the truth go out tn
tho country. Lot us tell it gentlemen. I shall
give this gentleman aj'air opportunity now to try
11 ml tell it. I sliull chnrgu him in part, ny, bir,
uliriosl in whole with being lenpon&iblo for the fuil
urn of that bill. I have fluirgiw too Mr Speaker,
to make against others; and when the gentleman
from N, Carolina, (Mr. Ilyiium) the oilier day was
so particular as to llirow Mumbling-Mecka 1:1 the
way of those who should bo inclined to forebtull
the truth, he tnne'erod the issue. Holding them to
the f'ictH hero llioy uro:
On Tuesday, the IJJ of March. Ja3."i. tl.o .ihi
Ulu'Ofll rko.OUO, eiititlud an
act making appropriations for certain fortifinitionb,
was concurred in see journal, page 009,1 80, 111cm- '
hers prebcnt, and tho voto being nys 100, noes '
77. 1 beg gentlpDicn to nctc tho nunilicr ol mem
bers then prcneiit, and voting w hen this umend
; mont was olluiod 180, 'J'he Senatu dihiigreed
to this ainenduieut, and thu Ilon.-o refused to re
I cede, by a vote ol'ayes 87, nues 110 107 mom-
borri being then prteut, unl voting. On motion
of Mi Camhroler.g, (I uso thu gcntlnnien'fl name
as u member of tho last Congtcss, which, I pru
sumo is in order,) the Houfc innitted on itb amend
ment, and tho Senate was inadc acquainted thiiro
witn. The Senate then roturnod a mct-sago that
lhy ndhored to tluir diiagruincul. Mr Catnbor
leug then moved Ihiil the Ilouto adhere; and on
thy question that tho IIouq recede, tlie aye were
63, not 105 105 inoiiiberi then preterit. Tho
House thenaakod 11 i.'onfereiire;niid Air Caiiiburleng
of N. Y. Mr Lewis of Alabatia, and Mr Ilibbard,
of Now Hampshire, woru Hp,iiiitcd a Coinuiittoo
of Conference. Hero I regnet, tir, that tho ggn
tleman from Alabama is aid, Mr Lewis is not
here to te.tify; and 1 am ajjrry fur it. At this
point 1 beg tlw IIiijko to ntuco the proceedings,
as recorded i-n the journal. A number of enroll
ed bills were then leported, .jud then numod.tttely
pa.oisil thu Ciimbeilaud roai bill. And hers let
men add that, boforo tho volt on the Cumberland
rojd bill was taken Mr Gilmtr, of Georgia, rose in
hu wtat ho gat near mo -toik out his watch, ami
announcing that the hour of. twelve had arrived,
departed trom the Hou.e. before Mr. Gilinerdid
this, if I lecollect right, this fouunUKe of Confer
ence had returned.
Mr. Cawibreleng Mid thaltho vote on the Curn
borlaod road bill waa taken tafure tho Committee
of Conference left the ll..uw. Thev roniaifted to
v.,u.; and Mr. Hubbard was present when Mr G.l-
luer dwelmed oting.J
ii. vv.u .,.....1.1 ii a 1 Ktranae laci.ll.on.
that the gturtienian boul4 bv ' ul UII 1-
o'clock before gi iug out 10 mcul lb Comoiittoeof
tWorouc o 1 ihc art of tbe i-n!t. H iwuver
be that a it may, I can tem,Mr tSpweker, that
1.. 10. (.., c.n.luUnd road bill was ultei 12
o'clock tt night. I can ten' Ml1 ' geriitewan
hoe rwuio tea ChnrcbiU C. Cembreleug, iu
the but Co nr. i recording a voting 011 that
bill, afier 12 o'elocfe t mgbt. Mark that fact.
I will show il.
Another nin I will Mieiiti"" we, end I beg the
Hou.e to note llt l l. " Sel
leariley, hu vtel Ut bill idler 12 o'cloek
that night. I beg tbe Hooae i leiwiuber thai fwt.
Mr. IWctel explained. He " tf
Uwt tie voted upn tkal bill, and U lb lent
vi4e he gave. Heeold not uoderUlie to any
whether the gentlouuo's uu peace indieaiud 12
o'cloei or not; but Mr. W d " ' H-1
He rofsjaried lbt that we Uw I at vote be
AW ,4-r. another .HMeUon bi pre
MHiiad Im 1im1 vutui'. hecinee be wee
MlMbed thelihe boar ut 1- kd arrived.
I ..u4. lh,t ibe Cmuberlend road
, fWHin" " '""'H
1 votej eponaitci l l' 1 .LZ
not My it was Hot w, bt tnw m aU wy.
I , . . . , u.J Liuitf baWuv' tiaail2
j T "f. USZL JT.ii
uip-ia hmh a.ltinii wv I
a direr bit y of opiuiou should uM on a few mo
mem uftinie. Tb- geoilerutii from Virgin a
iiogbt pro.e that Mr H. 1 f J wur ur,
ojI really hi mere Mir; w -i I ! Cj'1
"lib ih" fact
Mr, Wlaa. I t ill put a ;flMtiiR to ttli pHiie
in.111. Did Ihi twver vti loforp after 12 u'doct
, al nlgtit m Hie hit night of the tii t
' .Mr. Hcari)ki MitJ lie lisj 110 ntullectlon of
j hairiff cwr ilmio mi.
Witt. Vll. I utat tb Bid, er 1 know
! th fact tbiit Mr. Oilmer of 0"vta dW. li
' lUt bill s atinwMirwl to tbn ILw, and It
the flrt II..IWP Ike HnnHi bud tbat 12 oVInrtt had
arriifd, takn bin wtic! f'unt hi kl and divlam
it. I can prove it by n gnUrmti whti pciliipa
' tpru!lict ii, tltonjb I bare not nmveraml wlthbiiti
n tl.o nbjict; h Iei4inf man on fiat bill. hnt
liv 1110, and field ma down In a ni naturtd kind
f manner, trom mnkHiv ny npoltlnn to tho bill, j
II". perli. may o forgot ten K.b.t I roinomber '
it well. I intvtHlerf to rail th stii'iiimn of the
, Hotifc to tbe faet that it waa aflcr 1" o'clock, ami
. it struck me that wc were defunct.
I Air Sp..akr, till U not all. T ft enrolled b.ll
' were sfterirnrd reported, and then Mr. Jarria, nf
Maine, movotl l roaolution to adjourn on account
j ot ih time of infills en pAge fili't of the Journal.
t Tl.w ir, was nAor Mr. Gilmer had retirod, and ar
1 ter (he voto on the Comberleod road bill, for which
.Mr )cardley voted.
The Chrir mid, if the gentleman from Virginia
roforred to member of tho lul Coiigreaa, who
were iiieiobersof tho preaeut, It would bo cntirlo.
011s and proper to refer to tho Stuto from wbirii
Mr. Wise. I read from the Journals. Well, I
beg the attention of the Houo to that fact, that
Mr Jaivis.of Maine, moved a resolution to adjourn
on account of tho timo of night,- theruhy directly
calling tho attention of thnllimec lo the fact, that
the suesiun had expired; tint the hour had come,
und thtt we nno dead. Tlie riiMilutiou then came
up, and upon n vole, thero u vs no iprouui of a aud
deti, only I 'A members being preMnl. Still wc
find Mr. Churchill U. Cainbrolelig btill oiing.
The Chair again interpobtd, and snul if thu gon
tinman read from the journal, .1 v hb proper to use
the name of 11 iiiPinber ; but it not, it witi only in
older to refer to the Stato from whence he caiuc.
Mr. Wioc. Well, I will take the Speaker 1
course und not my own I will ic.ul from the
journal. The previous question win moved, and
on the question, "Shall tho mriiii qucoiiou he now
iut 1" there wore found 111 in the allirmativp, and
two in thu uogativo, being only 11'!, and no quo
rum. Hero, Mr, I lind thu names of John Quincy
Adams und Churchill C. Camhrelcng, both voting
alter 1- o'clock at night, and aflcr they baid the
Hotibu was defunct. Wlicro woru their cunaiuncos'
Tlie Chair taid it wai not in order to indulge in
pcronaIiiies, or to refer to tho motive of other
monitors uf tho Houre. ,
ir u'l.n. wny, 1 lie gentleman bclure me (Mr
Cnmberleiig) is continually tissuring me; t-ir, that
ho duos tint object to it, und I hope tho Speaker
will permit me tn proceed. The gentleman from
Maiencliutelts ha.i taid, that gentleman refuse 1 I"
voto uflur It! o'clock on ''cotibcieiitious scruples."
f put the qucbtion, then,in a moro clnritablu plirane.
Whore were thnir "Bcruplus?" Not only hut
Mr Gilmer rutirod froci the House, but a resolution
had buon oxprobsly oflered to adjourn, ussiguing as
n reason that the hour had expired notice given
before thin vote was taken. Air Speaker, where
were gentlemen's "scruplou then 1
Then, tir, came a report from tho President of
the U. Stateo, of bills rigned by him. Tim Pre
sident nt this time was in the Speaker's room. I
know the fact, thai after 12 o'clock tho l'rosiilent
was is the Speaker's ro in signing bill, and that
bills signed by hiui did not cornu in until al'ior Mr.
Gilmer had rutireJ, and aflcr Mr. Jari had oll'er
cil his resolution.
The Choir stated '0 tho gcnlleni11, tint by tho
!uw by which the procofdings of that Hoiuo had
tlways been govarned, no geiitlumau addreui'ig
the (har could mention a mouihcr by name, but
miibt deslgnatn him by hi State; arid tho gentle
man uai. rut in order to do so, utiles he was read
ing from the journal,
Mr. '.Vise. Vi'bat name, tir 1
The Chair. The name uf Mr. Jams.
Mr, Vie. I am rending from tint Journal.
The Chair tnid he' did not to understand tho
Mr. Wis.'. Why those members wore dead
)at aeiklon of Congre.
Tho Chair aaid be had made tho Wggoalion to
to tho gentleman, nun it waa for tho Houtu to eri
mit it ur not.
Mr. Morcer wid, il" his colloeguo rcfi-noil to
members of the last Cuug rets, he mut, of nucuesl
ty, me Ihrir n.nif, firi lie could 1)01 Ottterwite U(-
iiLrite whom hc moant.
' Mr. Win. 1 ciuim tae riant to 110 k., ami
; protest oguint the interruption of the Speaker.
No getitlenian can proceed with a train of thought
,n,B is routinoally interrupted,
j Tim Chair aaid he liad no intention of interrupt'
I tho irputleinan from Viririuia. The "erilleinun
rnuat be owmo that the ruli-a were a jwpoiative on
the nreeidjns officer of the H-ue to enfurco ordr,
a on lie member.
Mr, Wile I will thfii pneed. I ay thun
eew a report ofbtli aigned b)'tb l'reaid.-nt.eftur
Mr. Gilmer had left hi wwt, and nf er the rolu.
ti.mto aalvMifii.on account of the epiftion of the
boor, had been ntfercd, ao tbet the Hon bed 10
ceived double notice. A motion w then again
nd by Mr Jarvis ofWeioe, to adjuttfii, anal, lu
etcidioe the queniMMi by ye and iy, Saweul
herdalv of lb iel tuagioa. dwlmed voting
then f a the ttrl t.ne. I Iw name w a peec pr,
odtlvea w re IS, najr. IU3. "'.
Ilietait lUmtv of lUoreaentaUvee, vwting m tbe
Jirtnatiao. nftair thu pteewu aiwouneemool, that
12 o'clwk hd tm.ted, by twoHtpeniie retu!nn.
to boWi,: and Choreh.ll C. CdiHherkiHg voimg m
tbe negative against aaj.Mirnuiem. -vii mis wwr
- ..... a tt all -n
sepetate reo't-o nae doom oaensu iu aa
1 ai-jiiw that tbe lnr bad expired, and
after ll wa iwwii
seot fur tbe ue rea.m. ,ajw, ir, geminuian
mi aiM teelB-WlVev irotu VUIlue ill 100 uwiioa-
, Trl hut I am a. an otter lo. lo ace
' ' - . . . c . .,
vthat "coneeKntioti tcritpi
voiiur iu i!. if '4iive, after tbo
can justify Ihoir
H.UI.r! Ill, lillfHf
aw a"lpJieaidm-Jg' a'''-,''"X,ioa
11. c .......... 1 .n ir.ti ilifjueii
vt tu4tr. Mr Bp"
.U I fc7i-n i, , .... - - m
' .e wi. e v
ri that the o . ti-' ' be
k", rvwi to tlie p. tmitiff aye, to tbc ctdiii
of tb t and the dutttnc uf tbu
Sif, ftor thta teiolntmii to a "jnnrn failed for
unlit i.f a anurnm t William. f.i l.ilr.-n,. ,H
... - . H , ,, , .... a,,,,,, .voi t wijiirii.iii4.uu
. n fopnrt from a emnaill'ce, wbtcli vb rcsil.attd the
Spoalsr la'd Iwfbro the llmiae virion coniiiiuril
t cnttww from tbo Dejwr'mctit.wbirli were receUed,
and the I'oatrmatera Rim-'ial' letter read In part,
; and all orclm-d to be printed, livery apeele nf
j ltilaiive fonetiim wa irfnnned. Kvrry ono
j totiiij;. Tbo SHMikr uttiuif there, tho llounn
' liiiiinjf here, tiftur tbo,twn rcliiton had been of
feid aaij;iiin(; a eaon (or adjourning, that
the hour budetpimd. Nor ia thta all, .Mr Whitn
of Honda, Inid an net of tlie legMatlto bmly of
that Territory brfi.ro tle llouno which wald on
the table, and then ram a mefo from tt 0 Son
ato, which waa tMd, to notify tho Huueo that Iho
"nato, wcro waiting, A. That waa aa much as
toeay to the ilouec, we do not want this hill to
fill, and we call upon you to vote; wo nak yuu lo
mvo the intercut df the eoiiniry, an far aa it re.
gnrda thi hill. I now bog tho attention of tho
llnuae to tin pari of the journal. A rnenago wa
received from the Senate by Mr Lowrio, their See
rotary, an follow; ".Mr Spenkor, I am dlr'Ktcd to
bring to this llnuo a resolution aa followrt
"Ilrvlml, That a moaeago bo aunt to Ilia lion
arable the I louw of Hefireeiitatiic, reapectfully
10 m 01 i) ilm llunun ol the report nftliti Commit
tie ef Conferi 'iico appointed tin tho diangrcoing
votes of tho two Hnuses on the amendment of tho
Senate t tho hill reicrliiig the furlificilluna of
the U S."
"This resolution having been rent, Iho Secreta
ry wrihdrow, and Mr. Cambrelniig, Chnlrmm of
the Committee of ('onfereiico on thu part of tho
Hume, thou row and htnte.l that ho declined to
moke a report. Now, sir, mark the two reaonp,
and compare them with the Qcteon the journals
"on the ground thut fiom tho voto granting com
punction to the Hon. Hubert P. Letcher," ho fnm
the timo limn, antecedent to his voles on other sub
ject, "on the L'tound that it wag pucortained that a
qoroum was nut prini'iii,' Why, sir, were not a
puaruiu precont Tint i wliat I wish to coma
to. Up tn n givou mark, up to a given lino, to n
particular point, yuu can traco it; see from pago
171 to page 193 of the journal. Why woro not a
quorum present ! Wero nininhcr nut hero 1 Sir,
were they not standing in ovory direction about thu
cluii f, mid behind tho pillars 1 Were thcru not two
morn members present when tho 118 voted? Wo
wanted but three more to mako a qiiroum. Were
there not two gentleman hern, 0110 sitting before
nic, who oxciircd himself from voting, and another
who rcfu-od to vote ? Sir, were there not twenty
here, wliu liuold votu aa riratiioslanccK happonod to
.riM Now, thij it thu truth. They were horn
and llioy would not vote. Who wore they 1 I
will not bo inudious, but read the journal fur your
i"df, fir. Lonl; nt the tininef. It waa not this
IIoiiso that was to blame. Wo worn leady, aye, a
uinjoiity woio ready, ro pubs that bill. The House
of llepresentativcs did its duty in ull reaped tho
laat uigiii m inc session, nnme, it is true, woru
blcepy, Rome were I beg pardon, I whs about
to say, some wero drunk, but drunk or nober, they
weio ready tn vnle.iind ready to par. that bill, but
1 Iicj Chairman oftlm Comiuilteii uf Cuufcrccs would
not vote, because their was no qoroum. Now how
did ho know thero was 110 quorum without a call of
tho HllllbO 1
Mr, Camberlcng. I knew it,
Mr. Wii. Yes, I know you knew it, hut liow
did you know it. Where -.voio thoso who wero
ordered to he liyfcf mi thai orcaaiori?
Louk at the gentleman's other reason. It la "on
the ground thtil thu coiutitutionnl term for which
the i Inure was choaon had oxnired" ; and yet Im
mediately folliiA'liig this, thero is tho namo of
Churchill C. Cainbruleng voting in tho House;
even after ho had aixigned iliis reason, that thu 01
utoucc of the HniiMi wn at un end. Sir, I can
not uiidnrsland this. Tho gcntlomun cannot ox
Mr Cam a relent'. Y I will.
.Mr Wine. You will attempt it, but ton cannot
Well, Mr, a motion then madu to adjourn, and
tlie fullowtng U the vote, ayes !.5,unca 111 voting,
and null no quorum. Among tho Jiat of negative,
on the very I ul night, lit thu fag end of all the
vole, h found the naiiio of John Quincy Adam.
Mr AdLma,begged leave lo explain. Tho gen-llom-in
bun referred In his loles. Now, Mr A.
aiid, hu did atay in tho House, and voto upon eve
ry question till the lnet. Ho voted under thn hu
prepeiou, 11 s be thought, l.c had eullicicntly explain
ed that moronic, that iho power of Coligroba, con
liuuml, under tho Conslitulioii, till noun uf tho 4th
of .March. He did not concur with lhoe gentle
men who would net voto itftcr 12 o'clock that
night. He would havo staid and voted till noon,
tf tbo Ilouto had so desired it, Theieforo the gen-lleoi-jii
would find In name upon every voto of the
mgbt uf the 2d of March, up to the very last voto
Mr Ve. So I understood the gentleman, and
I albo uiiJurfl.iod him then to debalo tho question
with My colleague as to tho hour, and lo entertain
tint tathe opinion now a he did then, and yet tbo
gentleman wa found voting agsinat adjournment
mid nut for ll, although he beliovud tho cooittlu
tiooal iixuteirce of the H 011.11 had cced.
Mr Mercer saiJ hia colleague had totally miaap
1 plenenalca in genneinan irom .-ijaisacriuacu. (air
M. titeu 111 nub.nuce repeated Mr Adam's cxplana.
Mr Wie. Then I have uiiiiiidirtood the gen
tleman. I thought h had argued all lUy to day
that the IIoum wa dtfuncl at 12 o'clock that
nrght. Tho (liaiaHCtt uf the geiitlcuuu's scat pre
tented my hearing laui diitiuctly. Glad I am to
know il I tbu reore, for the gentleman' opinion
1 one I regard biyM) on Mich qufation.
Hut atr, lucre u anuther naioe that iniiat not
be forgotten by the tide :i.u loMormg name of
ffie gentleuwn from Maicbiibtt. '1'hat turtw
roads Cfaurcbili C. Ceinhreleng. Hot te ll.u all,
air. JJr Praocis O. J. -iMrUli U.en moved a rue,
sage to the Senate, to iwtiry thai b-nly that tllo
had eonmleted all Ita busine. AHer he
Kenato had ent notire 10 bring to our notice the
foruficaiivn bill, and t bg u lo tel upon 11, Mr,
f'nnei O. J. Hmilli. one of the icu fmlbful 10 thi
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