4th If you answered Yea, say if it has not
your opinion from [?] said persons and the opinion of
the [?] in the [?] [?] that they were brought
from some foreign country?
5th Was it not your belief and the general
belief that said negroes had been [?] [?] into the County
by the Schooner Emperor?
[ms torn] [ms illegible]
[ms torn] by the above questions?
1st Interrogatory to Warren Cromwell Are
you acquainted with the Schooner Emperor, and
do you know her master or commander Charles
2nd Did said vessel enter this Bay
of St. Joseph sometime during the last spring; if
so state the time?
3rd About the time of the visit of said
vessel, did not a [?] of negroes [ms torn]
to be from some foreign county [?] [?] appearance
in the vicinity of St Joseph?
4th Do you know who owned or claimed
said negroes: If so, state the name of the owner’s
5th Do you not know the fact that said
slaves were brought into the Territory by the Schooner
Emperor when under the command of said
Charles G. Cox?
6th Were you not told by a man of the name of Krosky, Malherbe, or by the Master
Charles G. Cox, or some other person, that said
negroes were brought from the Island of Cuba
or some other foreign country by the said Schooner
7th Did not Malherbe and Krosky
claim said negroes and plan them under the
control of Robert L Adams?
8th State all the facts and circumstances within your knowledge, not called forth by
any of the above questions, calculated to establish the