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The North, he said, should grant slaveowners equal rights in the territories of the new West, bit a more easily, hailed as schism had been now breathing a looked ahead hopefully to future free of sectional rancor. Indeed, the compromise strengthened the Southern plans of belligerent Southern agitators to Barring North and the South separate and each section govern itself in peace. If that were not warned the North, to do, A and guaran- those concessions, Calhoun proposed that know what Compromise of 1850 was the Union's salvation.
Territories in question were unsuited had no slavery and He ended by warn- to slavery. ing Southern extremists that secession Webster's speech was considered a betrayal by the abolitionists, but its message of would moderation received high praise elsewhere. mean nothing less than war, and he begged them "to pause at the edge of the precipice, taken Even the fiery Charleston Mercury lauded his effort: "With such a spirit as Mr. " Un- on March 4 by John Calhoun, now dying of (He had less than a month was so weak that a colleague had tuberculosis.
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