Quincy, Ill., Nov. 6.

SLAVE STAMPEDE.--Last night about 50 negroes of all ages and sexes, with teams, stampeded from the Missouri side of the river. They were overhauled on Saturday morning, and after a desperate resistance, and the loss of their leader, they were captured. 


"Slave Stampede," Fayetteville (NC) North Carolinian, November 17, 1849, p. 2.

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North Carolina
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