Runaway in jail.
--Was committed to the jail of Henrico county
, on the 23d of November, 1861, as a runaway, a Negro Man, who calls himself John, and save he is the property of Mrs. Mary Scott
, of Albemarle county, Va.
--Said negro is about 25 years old, 5 feet 10 inches high, yellow complexion, and had on when committed a light winter suit of homespun clothes.
The owner of said-negro is requested to come forward, prove property, pay charges, and take him away, or he will be dealt with as the law directs.
Geo. D. Pleasants
, S. H. C.