Embargo by express

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    Letter issued by Massachusetts state senator Harrison G. Otis, dated Apr. 3, 1812. "Mr. Calhoun, of South Carolina, a member of the Committee of Foreign Relations, has this moment informed Mr. Quincy, that the Committee of Foreign Relations have decided to lay a proposition for an embargo on the table of the House of Representatives tomorrow." Signed James Lloyd, Josiah Quincy, James Emott.
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