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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P174B.pdf)

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Purinton, Severance, Spear, Staples, Swift, Talbot

and Weeks __________________________ 18 The 4th Resolve, "That in Maine the discussion of

the question of Slavery having been arrested by the de- cided expression of public disapprobation, and no ab- olition paper being printed within the borders of the State, legislation on the subject is inexpedient," passed in the affirmative as follows, to wit:

Yeas. Messrs. Clark Fish, Frye, Jarvis, Jew-

ett, McIntire, Merrow, Miller, Pierce, Purring- ton, Spear, Staples, Swift, Talbot and Weeks 15

Nays. Messrs. Benson, Greene and Severance 3. The 5th Resolve "That the Governor be requested

to forward a copy of this Report and these Resolutions to the Executive of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Virginia and to each of the other States with a request that they be communicated to their respective Legislatures", passed in the affirmative as follows, to wit;

Yeas. Messrs Clark, Fish, Frye, Greene, Jar-

vis Jewett, McIntire, Merrow, Miller, Pierce, Pur- rington, Spear, Staples, Swift, Talbot and Weeks 16.

Nays. Messrs. Benson and Severance, 2

And said Report and Resolves passed to be engross- ed. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

The Committee on Engrossed Bills repor-

ted as correctly engrossed

Bill to incorporate the North Yarmouth Paper Manufacturing Company

-"- to incorporate the General Mutual Fire Insurance Company, and the same were sever- ally passed to be _____________ enacted. ________________

Description: The journal of the Senate documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1836

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