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Runaways.Left my dwelling, in Richmond, Sunday eveningOctober 12th, my negro man, George Yaies about 20 years old, yellow complexion, about 5 feet 8 to 10 inches high, a scar on his nock under his jaw, and has a cock of cross eye. Also, two Negro men left my farm, about two miles out of town about the same time of day-One man, Morton, aged about 24 or 25 years, black, about 5 feet 10 inches high; no scars recollected; and boy, Dick, 18 years of age, about 5 feet 6 or 7 inches high, black, and had on when he left a deep blue jacket, with brass buttons, and black glaze cap. Morton is recently from Culpeper county, Va. and Dick I bought from Feigner county, near Warrenton, Va., last January. George was raised by me in Richmond. I have no doubt but all three are aiming to make their escape to the Yankees by way of Gordonsville and Culpeper. I will give $100 for neck of the delivered to me in Richmond or secured in get them again. co 11--6t* Silas Conomundeo.
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