STAMPEDE OF SLAVES––FATAL DUEL ON ACCOUNT OF A YOUNG LADY.
CINCINNATI, Sept. 6––Nine slaves, who absconded from Kentucky on Sunday, are, it is believed, concealed in this place.
A young man named Short, a resident of this city, was killed in a duel by a lawyer named Peacock, on Monday. The quarrel originated in some difficulty about a girl whom Short was going to marry.
"Stampede of Slaves," Richmond (VA) Dispatch, September 7, 1854, p. 3