The Natchez Courier
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Heavy beard; Large whiskers
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Jackson County, Tennessee
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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State of Mississippi vs. William Harris By virtue of the power vested in me by law, I shall expose at public sale to the highest bidder, for ready money, at the Court House of Adams county, on the third Monday in December next, within the time prescribed by law on said day, a certain negro named WILLIAM HARRIS, committed to the Jail of Adams county as a runaway slave, and has not been claimed by any owner within six months from the date of this commitment. Said boy sold for his prison and other fees. H. GRIDLEY, Shff. Natchez.
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