The Natchez Courier
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Lazy; Inactive; High cheek bones; Full eyes; Large lips
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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 a runaway, by W. B. Melvin, Esq., on the 26th day of June, 1833, a negro boy calling himself SAM, and says he belongs to Mr. PEEBLES, of Concordia, La. He is 5 feet 5 inches high, and about 21 years of age, of very dark complexion, large long lips, full eyes, high cheek bones, lazy and inactive in his appearance, though 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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