by Lisa Y. Henderson
A BARGAIN OFFERED.
The subscribers, (free persons of colour) being desirous of removing, offer their Houses and Lots for sale. They are situated on the edge of the East square of Salisbury, on the Bringle Ferry road, and contains one acre each, with buildings for small families. A bargain can now be had for cash. HARRIET STEELE, JEMIMA STEELE. Salisbury, July 16, 1849.
We have on hand and for sale at this Office, the following BLANKS, to wit: … For binding free negroes. … Any forms of Blanks which we may not have on hand will be printed to order without delay, if a copy be forwarded. WATCHMAN OFFICE. May 1849.
Carolina Watchman, Salisbury, 19 July 1849.
HOWDY FAMILY I FEEL SPECIAL WHEN I WAKE EACH MORNING ON MY 52 INCH SCREEN AS A WALL PAPER SCREEN SAVER PURPOSELY BORN AND RAISED IN N.C I MOVED TO CALI LET ME TELL YA IT WAS CULTURE SHOCK FOR ME IT MADE ME DIG MY ROOTS SO MANY DIFFERENT CULTURES DOIN THERE TRADITIONS WHO IM I MATTERS IDENTITY MATTERS KNOWING LITTLE GOT MY FEELINGS HURT BECAUSE HOLLYWOOD ,THE SCHOOLS AND EVERYTHING THAT KEEP US AS IF WE NONEXISTENT I WOULD SAY NATIVE AT ANY CHANCE IT WAS MENTION THERE WAS ALWAYS REMARKS OF HOW MUCH WHAT TRIBE NOONE ELSE WITH DUAL BLOOD OF ANY MIX AND MATCH FRENCH AND MEXICAN, CHINE ES ETC ONLY US IT HURT SINCE I GOT ALL I NEEDY HEALED MY PAIN CONFUSION IT DONT MATTER READING THE FOURTH GENERATION EXCLUSIVE WITH BOLD LETTERS THE LARGEST OF INDIAN FAMILY THE BREWINGTONS IM LIKE A LINE BACKER LAWRENCE TAYLOR READY FOR HURTFUL,AND SMART MUMBLES WHEN I WALK AWAY AS IF I WERE IN THE IN-ZONE I SPIKE WHAT BREWINGTON MEANS MAKER OF THAT FIRE WATER TOUCH IF THATS SHOW BOATING OH WELL MY FEELINGS WANT] BE HURT, I WAKE NATIVE EVERYDAY I WANT JUST BE SWEPT UNDER A ROCK LONG AS IM ALIVE WHO I BE MATTERS SORRY A BIT MUCH THIS IS THE 1ST BEIN MENTION HOLDING IT IN FINALLY I LET GO I LOVE FAMILY ROOTS DOWN TO EVER ROOT I HAVE HAD DREAMS OF MEETING ALL MY KIN AT A HOUSE IN THE MIDDLE OF LOT OF LANDS MAYBE IT WAS AT NEXT LIFE ONE BIG HAPPY TRIBE .FAMILY
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Looking for relative of zachariah robinson a free black r person of color. What was name of his parents.