Monthly Sale of Livestock, etc.!

February 4, 1859

Under the Refuge of Oppression column, an article from the Paris (Kentucky) Flag, begins with a listing of mules, colts, stock cattle which are for sale. The next paragraph then begins, “Negroes sold at very high prices.  Boys eighteen years old from $1,220 to $l,085….”  In the same column, an in item from the Montgomery Confederation continues the listing of “Good Prices for Negroes”