NEGRO STAMPEDE. We learn that a stampede occurred among the negroes at and near Maysville, a few days ago. Five or six of the number belonged to a prominent and influential member of the Northern Methodist Church at Maysville. And we also understand that a distinguished preacher of that denomination was at the gentleman’s house at the time his negroes le ft [left].

Covington (Ky.) Register.


"Negro Stampede," Worcester (MA) Bay State Farmer, May 29, 1847, p. 3.

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