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   Texas negroes, of late, are in the habit of running off to Mexico in droves––tempted thither by tribes of women wandering about like gypsies. So it is said. The slaveholders, however, are organizing to prevent a continuance of the stampede.

Citation

Perrysburg (OH) Journal, November 11, 1854, November 11, 1854, p. 5

Related Escape / Stampede
Location of Stampede
Texas
Coverage Type
Via Wire Report
Location of Coverage- City
Perrysburg
Location of Coverage- State
Ohio
Contains Stampede Term
Yes