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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.

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