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ENTERED according to Act of Congress, in the year 1831.
By Gray & Bowen, in the Clerk's office of the District Court of Massachusetts.
- Political Principles of President.—New Cabinet.-Removals.-Opposition in
between the President and Vice President.-Cause and consequence thereof. ·
Opening of the First Session of Twentyfirst Congress.-President's Message.-
Retrenchment.-Amendments to Constitution.-United States Bank.–Tariff ;
Bill to enforce ; Policy; Discussion of and Passage.-Bills to reduce Duty on
Salt; on Molasses; on Tea and Coffee.-Tonnage Duties.-Cash Duties.-Mr
Benton's Scheme.- Mr Cambreleng's Navigation Bill.-Discussion concerning
prosperity of Country. -
Treasury Report for 1829.-Appropriations for 1830 —Support of Government.-
Discussion on Bill.-Naval Service.—Marine Corps.-Fortifications.-Engineer
Department.—Military Service.--Indian Department.—Massachusetts Claim. 176
Progress of Internal Improvement.-Act of 1824.–Opposition to System.-Cour
of Discussion.-President's Opinion.-Orleans and Buffalo Road Bill.-Survey
Bill ; Discussion concerning same.-Conditional Approval.-Maysville Ro
Bill ; Rejected.-Discussion on Message.-Washington Turnpike Bill ; Reject-
ed.-Louisville Canal and Lighthouse Bills; Retained.—Harbor Bill.
MEXICO.-Condition of Country.-Invasion from Havana.-Defeat and Capitula-
tion of Invaders.-Revolution.-Separation of Yucatan.—Abdication of Guerre.
0 - Bustamente chosen.
COLOMBIA.—Mosquera elected President.-Castillo's project of a Constitution.
-Congress convoked on January, 1830.–Attempt to introduce a Monarchy.-
Revolt of Cordova.- Arrival of Bolivar at Bogota.- Resigns his office to Con-
gress.—Message to Congress ; Character of do.-Separation of Venezuela.
Causes of Discontent.-Overthrow of Government.--Negotiations, Mosquera
chosen by Congress.-Commotions at Bogota.-Constitution accepted.-Sucre
assassinated.-Movements in favor of Bolivar.—Dissolution of the Government.
--Bolivar reassumes the Government.--Bolivar's death.