…while having Maine as a free state to set balance.
They Agree to have Missouri as a slave state
Along with the agreement that everything of the north side of the line is considered free.
Runaway from the subscriber's farm. Near Washington on the 11th of October, African American woman Sophia Gordon, about 21 years of age, rather small in size, of copper color, is tolerably good looks, has a low and soft manner of speech. She is believed to be among associates formed in Washington where she has been often hired.
The third agreement to the Missouri Compromise was creating the fugitive slave act which slave owners could capture any slaves for rewards from the North.