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33; 34; 35; 36; 37; 38; 39
Norfolk, Virginia; New Orleans, Louisiana
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The University of Southern Mississippi. College of Arts and Letters. Department of History.
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State of Mississippi, Adams County. By virtue of the powers vested in me by law, and agreeably to the statute in such case made, and provided, I will expose to public sale, to the highest bidder for ready money, at the door of the court-house, in an for the county of Adams, on the first Monday in March next, between the hours of 11 o’clock A.M. and 4 o’clock P.M. of said day, a negro man named FRANCIS PETER, committed to the jail of said county as a runaway slave, and who has not been claimed by any owner within six months from the date of his commitment, for his prison and other fees. JOHN FORSYTH, Sheriff A.C.
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