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The Donaldsonville Chief (LA)
The Donaldsonville Chief (LA)
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Description: Six Colored Prisoners Escape from Jail

Date: September 1 1877

Newspaper published in: Donaldsonville, LA

Source: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov

Page/Column: Page 2, Column 1

Six colored prisoners escaped from the jail of Amite county, Miss., and the Sheriff offers a reward for their apprehension. The fugitives are named, Westley Prophet, Wm. Johnson, Stebney Holmes, Wash Blackman, Seab Anderson, Seab Bacot.

Submitted: 12/22/18

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