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CCXXXVII.: Charles Pinckney to Rufus King. 1 - Max Farrand, The Records of the Federal Convention of 1787, vol. 3 
The Records of the Federal Convention of 1787, ed. Max Farrand (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1911). Vol. 3.
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Charles Pinckney to Rufus King.1
Charleston, January 26, 1789.
You know I always preferred the election by the legislature, to that of the people, & I will now venture to pronounce that the mode which you & Madison & some others so thoroughly contended for & ultimately carried is the greatest blot in the constitution2 — of this however more hereafter.
[1 ]C. R. King, Life and Correspondence of Rufus King, I, 359.
[2 ]See CCXXXVIII below.