Richmond (VA) Dispatch, "Slave Stampede," August 22, 1856

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    "Slave Stampede," Richmond (VA) Dispatch, August 22, 1856, p. 4: 1.
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    Richmond Daily Dispatch
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    Slave Stampede
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    Zak Rosenberg, Dickinson College
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    The following text is presented here in complete form, as it originally appeared in print.  Spelling and other typographical errors have been preserved as in the original.

    SLAVE STAMPEDE-On Sunday night, 10th instant, seven slaves, the property of Messrs. Thos. Tavenner, D.C. Lovett and Albert Logan, made their escape from the vicinity of Parkersburg, Va., on the "underground railroad."

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