“From Boston,” New York Daily Times, 23 May 1857, p. 5.
New York Times
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The Kansas Resolves in the Legislatures-Pyrotechnic Works Blown Up
Boston, Friday, May 22.
By a vote of 94 yeas to 157 nays, the House refused this morning to concur with the Senate in its amendment to the Kansas resolves, making the appropriation for the aid of settlers in that Territory contingent upon the opinion of the Supreme Court-that it is constitutional.
A portion of the pyrotechnic works of Messrs. Hovey & Co., in Cambridge street, were destroyed this afternoon by explosion. Only one man was injured, and he not fatally.