Doc – 1858.09.15 – Jonesboro Outline
Brief Answer to his opening–
Put in the Democratic Resolutions–
Examine his Answers to my questions,
"If the people of Kansas shall, by means entirely unobjectionable in all other respects, adopt a State Constitution, and ask admission into the Union under it before they have the requisite number of inhabitants according to the English Bill— some ninety three thousand— will you vote to admit them?"
"Can the people of a United States Teritory, in any lawful way, against the wish of any citizen of the United States, exclude Slavery from its limits prior to the formation of a State Constitution?"