--Runaway from the service of the Virginia
& Tennessee Railroad Company, in June last, a slave named Abraham.
He is about 35 years of age, 6 feet high, and of a dark brown color, usually wears a handkerchief on his bead, and has a scar on his forehead or face.
Abraham belongs to Capt. John Buford
, of Bedford county
, and it is supposed that he is now about Richmond
, or at one of the volunteer encampments.
A liberal reward will be paid for him. E. H. Gill
Gen'l Sup't Va
. & Tenn.
. July 10, 1861. jy 10--1m