One hundred dollars reward.
--Ranaway, from the American Hotel
, on Monday, the 9th inst., my negro boy William who calls himself William May
. Said boy is about 20 years old; five feet ten inches in height; of a bright ginger-bread color; very pleasant unders and least appearance.
He was raised on the estate of the late Wm. G. Overton
, of Hanover
and may be endeavoring to escape to the enemy in that vicinity.
I will give the above reward for his apprehension and delivery to me in Petersburg
or $75 if delivered to Messrs. J. L. Carrington
& Co., American Hotel, Richmond, Va.
je25 — 6t Edmond G. James
Whig. Examiner and Enquirer
copy three times.