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Friday, July 25, 1856
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On Friday night, July 25, 1856, an enslaved man and an enslaved woman, who local newspapers did not identify by name, escaped from slaveholder John Muellberger's farm. The St. Louis Democrat reported that the two freedom seekers had reached Illinois. 

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"Runnaway Slaves," St. Louis (MO) Democrat, July 29, 1856