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Three hundred dollars reward.

--Ran away on the 6th March, my negro man John, he is 25 years old, 5 feet 7 or 8 inches high, very short built; has a round ince, high forehead, full head of hair, and of good countenance, very black, and is a blacksmith; had on when he left jeans pantaloons, blue jacket, and a pair of boots; he was raise in Powhatan county by Philip St. George Cooke, I purchased him of John B. Sedgwick in December last. I will give the above reward for him if delivered to Lee & Bowman, Richmond, Va, or to me at Wytheville, Va. He is supposed to be making his way to the county of Powhatan.

John G. Crockett. ap 2--26t*

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