The Natchez Courier
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Fine sprightly countenance
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Fled or captured as an individual
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Adams County, Mississippi
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The University of Southern Mississippi. College of Arts and Letters. Department of History.
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Was committed to the jail of Adams County as runaway, by C. Griffin, Esq. on the 2d, [sic] February 1833, a negro boy calling himself JOHN, and says he belongs to WILLIAM BROWN, of Vicksburg, said negro is 5 feet 6 inches high, and about 25 years of age of a yellowish complexion had on mixed linsey pantaloons drab roundabout red-flannel shirt, old fur hat and a pair of good red brogans, said boy has a fine sprightly countenance and quite stoutly made. The owner of the above described negro is requested to comply with the law and take him out of jail. W. W. CALMES, Jailor. Natchez.
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