A telegraphic despatch in Saturday's Republican, dated Quincy, (Ill.) Nov. 2d, says that about fifty negroes (men women and children.) with teams, owned by Miss Miller, McKim and McCutchin, of Sugar creek, and Wm. Ellis, of Monticello, Lewis county, Mo. started for parts unknown about one o'clock last night.
"Negro Stampede," Glasgow (MO) Weekly Times, November 8, 1849, p. 2.