Another Negro Stealer

Officer Bligh, while descending from Carrrollton the day before yesterday was advised of the presence of a Negro named Elijah Anderson on board.  He proceeded forewith to arrest him, which he accomplished after a very severe struggle. The negro boasted of having done a great deal of work for the Abolitionists and having been paid well in gold. He resides in Lawrenceburg and has a wife who claims for her residence, Cleveland.  On his person was found a quantity of Canadian and Detroit money.

Anderson is charged with stealing Mr. Giltner's negroes from Hunter's Bottom, and was taken to Carroll county for trial.


from the Louisville Daily Courier, December 19, 1856