One hundred and fifty dollars reward.
--Ranaway from me on July 20th, three negro boys, namely:
James A. Carpenter
, brown skin, about 24 years old, 5 feet 7 or 8 inches high, reads and writes an indifferent hand.
He was bought of Mr. R. A. Claybrook
, of Westmoreland county
, also brown skin; has been in the employ of Mr. S. S. Cottrell
for some months; about 5 feet 6 or 7 inches high; was purchased of Mr. Wm. Bowen
, of Fauquier county, Va.
, of lighter complexion than the rest; about 5 feet 4 inches high.
He was purchased of Mr. G. W. Royster
It is supposed they are trying to make their way to Fredericksburg
I will pay the above reward of $150 for all three, or $50 for each one, delivered to me or secured in some jail so that I can get them.
jy 22--6t* John Frase