--All free negroes in the city of Richmond who have not reported for duty on city defences, are hereby ordered to report forth with at Engineer Headquarters, corner Cary and 19th sts. for examination. It has been ascertained that large numbers of free negroes are exhibiting "bogus passes" purporting to be from their masters

White men employing such negroes, or keeping them out of service, are instructed to have them reported at once to.

W C Stevens.
Col. Eng'rs and Chief of Construction, 19th and Cary streets. au 4--1w

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