Twenty-five dollars reward.
--Ranaway, in the month of May or June last, a negro boy, belonging to the estate of the late Richard J. Alfriend
, named Ellick Cook
He is about 25 years of age, ordinary size, say about 5 feet 5 inches high, talks fast, rolls his eyes when talked to or with, and of ginger- bread color.
He was hired, some time since, to the Richmond and Petersburg Railroad Company.
The above reward will be paid for the apprehension of said boy, so that I can get him again.
It is thought he may be with some of the regiments near ing himself off as free.
Alexander Donnan Petersburg
, August, 1862.