Proceedings of the Maryland State Convetions

Proceedings of the Maryland State Convetions

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1850 edition. Excerpt: ...of Baltimore city, Presstman, Ware, Fiery, John Newcomer, Harbine, Michael Newcomer, Kilgour, Brewer, Anderson, Weber, Hollyday, Slicer, Fitzpatrick, Smith, Parke, Showrer, Cockey and Brown--63. So the amendment was rejected. Mr. Dorsey, then moved to amend said amendment as offered by Mr. Fiery, by striking out in the 10th line the word "six," and inserting in lieu thereof "seven;" Mr. Tuck, rose to the following point of order, that the Convention having refused to strike out "three-fourths, and insert one-half," it was not competent to offer an amendment which, in effect, was subtantially the same by changing the ratio. The President ruled the amendment to be out of order. The question again recurred upon the adoption of the amendment as offered by Mr. Fiery. On the question being put, Will the Convention adopt said amendment? Mr. Tuck, moved the question be taken by yeas and nays, and being ordered appeared as follows: Affirmative--Messrs. Howard, Buchanan, Bell, Welch, Chandler, Ridgely, Lloyd, Colston, Constable, Chambers, of Cecil, Miller, McLane, Spencer, Grason, George, Wright, Thomas, Shriver, Johnson, Gaither, Biser, Annan, McHenry, Magraw, Nelson, Thawley, Stewart of Caroline, Hardcastle, Stewart, of Baltimore city, Sherwood, of Baltimore city, Presstman, Ware, Fiery, John Newcomer, Harbine, Michael Newcomer, Brewer, iinderson, Weber, Hollyday, Sheer, Fitzpatrick, Parke, Shower, Cockey and Brown--46. Negative--Messrs. Chapman, Pres't. Morgan, Blakistone, Dent, Hopewell, Ricaud, Lee, Chambers, of Kent, Mitchell, Donaldson, Dorsey, Wells, Randall, Kent, Sellman, Weems, Dalrymple, Bond, Sollers, Brent, of Charles, Merrick, Jenifer, John Dennis, James U. Dennis, Crisfield, Williams, Hicks, Goldsborough, Eccleston, Phelps, Bowie, Tuck, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 376 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 671g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236658345
  • 9781236658340