ottowa free trader-20n0v1840-negroplot
A Nkgko Plot. TheN.O. Picayune of the 28th ultimo says : '"A plan of re volt has jusi been detected, among the slaves in the Parish of Saint Martin. Ten have been arrested on the information information of u negro woman, wife of one of the leaders. The chief, on being apprehended, apprehended, hung himself with his handkerchief. It is said that two white men were concerned concerned with them, and were to have furnished furnished them with arms, nt a place in the rear of St. Martinsville called IJig Woods. Those who have been arrested are to be tried in a few days, when, we sincerely hope, that the poor slaves may be made to tar, feather, and ride the white rascals, who have misled them, upon rails, according according tlie most approved decisions of the venerable Lynch."