This is a newspaper notice alerting the public that a man, about 40 years of age, 5'10", and alleged to have been enslaved by James Jackson, was captured and taken to the Choctaw Agency near Natchez, MS.
Ward, W. (U.S. Agent)
Ward, W. (U.S. Agent), “A man who escaped from the plantation of James Jackson and was apprehended near Natchez, MS.,” Shoals Black History, accessed June 21, 2021, https://shoalsblackhistory.omeka.net/items/show/1030.