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INPROVEMENTS.

United States bank investigated, 304. Supreme court decides it constitutional,

&c. Decision on bankrupt and insolvent laws, 308, 309. Internal im-

provements bill vetoed by Madison, 309. Congressional report, 309-311.

Cumberland road bill vetoed, (Monroe,) 311, 312.

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as senator, 391-393. Recommends amendments of constitution, 392. The

" coalition" charge renewed, 393, &c. Carter Beverley's letter and Jackson's,

894. Buchanan's, Eaton's and Markley's letters, 396-399. Clay's address,

899. Adams' declaration, 400. Jackson's letter to the Indiana legislature on

the tariff and internal improvements, 401-403.

CHAPTER XXXI.

THE "WOOLENS BILL."-HARRISBURG CONVENTION.-TARIFF OF 1828.

Additional duties on wool and woolen goods proposed, 403-405. Debate on the

bill, 405 411. Tariff meeting in Philadelphia, 412. Harrisburg convention,

412-414 Tariff of 1828, 414, &c. Debate on, 415-418. Feeling at the sonth

respecting, 419, 420.

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Mr. McLane's arrangement respecting the West India trade, 528–530. John

Randolph's mission to Russia, 530,531. Post office investigation, 531. At-
tempt to modify the judiciary act, 532, 533. Impeachment and trial of Judge
Peck, 533,534. Attempt to revise the tariff, 531-536, &c.

rity, 592. Appointment of Duane, 592. President Jackson's charges, 592.

Duane's disobedience and removal, 594. The act disapproved, 595. Contro-

versy with the directors, 595-600.

CHAPTER XLIX.

CONTINUATION OF THE BANK AND DEPOSIT QUESTION.—CLAY'S RESOLUTIONS,

AND THE PRESIDENT'S PROTEST.–POST OFFICE INVESTIGATION.

Effects of the removal of the depo 600. Reduction of bank loans, 601. Large

drafts on the bank, 601. Parties in congress, 602. House debate, 602-605.

Clay's resolutions, 605-607. President refuses to answer a call, 606. Mr.

Benton's resolution, 606. President's protest, 607. Poindexter's reply, 608.

President's explanatory message, 609. Poindexter's resolutions debated, 610.

Reports on banks, 611, 612. Adams' resolutions, 618. Dispute about pension

agency, 613,614. Rejection of directors, 614, 615. Post office abuses, 615, 616.

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