fact that African negroes or persons negroes from
some foreign country were brought into the Territory
of Florida by the said Schooner Emperor and
that said Charles G. Cox at the time was her
master and Commander?
1st Interrogatory to John Garrison:
Do you know the Schooner Emperor and her
Captain Charles G. Cox?
2nd Do you [ms torn] from
your own knowledge or from information derived
from others that the Schooner Emperor, when commanded
by said Charles G. Cox as master introduced
into the Territory of Florida, sometime
during the last spring, a number of negroes
from some foreign country or place?
state all you know [?] to
Establish the fact that said Schooner Emperor
[ms torn] of said Charles
G. Cox brought into the Territory of Florida, a
number of slaves from some foreign kingdom