Four thousand five hundred dollars reward.
--I will pay four thousand five hundred dollars for the apprehension and delivery to me in Richmond
, or for securing them so that I get them, the following Slaves, to wit.
, a yellow man, about twenty-seven years old, a tolerable carpenter and blacksmith — Was raised near Christiansburg, Virginia
, a black man, thirty years old; purchased of T. L. Drewney
or Broddie, near Hendersonville, North Carolina
Joshua, black, about twenty-eight years old, raised by Walter Coles
, of Pittsylvania county
; has rather a down look, and is very stout.
, about eighteen years old, black and slim, bought of P. J. Stern
, of Raleigh, North Carolina
Jim. black, about twenty-one or twenty-two years old; raised in Maryland
; is tall and very likely.
William, a brown-skin boy, about twenty or twenty-two years old; raised in or near this city; once owned by F. J. Sampson
, and agent at the Richmond and Danville depot
Elijah, of brown complexion, about thirty-five years old; raised near Charlottesville
, and is a No. 1 cook.
Both of his legs were swollen and sore at the time he left.
Sally, a mulatto girl, about twenty-five years old; raised in Loudoun county
; was purchased of N. M. Lee
; tall and slender, with long black hair.
Harriet, fifteen or sixteen years old, brown skin, with a bushy head of hair.
They left my farm, in Lunenburg
, about the last of June, with the Wilson
I will pay the above reward for all of them, or five hundred dollars for any one of them.