The Vicksburg Register
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20; 21; 22
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Fled or captured as an individual
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Warren County, Mississippi
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The University of Southern Mississippi. College of Arts and Letters. Department of History.
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Runaway in Jail. Was committed to the Jail of Warren county, on the 3rd July, 1832, by Wm Mills, J. P. in and for said county, a negro man who calls his name WOODWARD, says he belongs to Capt. NEVITT of Natchez. Said negro is five feet seven and half inches high, yellow complexion, about twenty or twenty-two years of age, has two of upper fore teeth out, had on when committed, a linen shirt, round jacket and pantaloons, an old black fur hat, and a pair of pumps. The owner of said negro is requested to come forward, prove property, pay charges and take him out of jail, or he will be dealt with as the law directs. JAMES HALL, Jailer. Vicksburg.
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