The Natchez Courier
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Bushy hair; Good countenance
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Fled or captured as an individual
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 a runaway on the 13th day of April 1833, by W. B. Melvin, Esq. a negro man calling himself CALEB, and says he belongs to JOSEPH BASS of La. He is 5 feet 11 ½ inches high, and about 21 years of age, yellowish complexion, large bushy head of hair, good countenance, stoutly made, had on an old green broad cloth frock coat, linen pantaloons and shirt. The owner of the above described negro is requested to comply with the law and take him out of jail. W. W. CALMES, Jailer.
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