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$100 reward. --Ranaway on the 26th of August, two Negro Men, named John and Charles. John is 24 years old; black, has a full head of hair, is 6 feet 1 inch high; will weigh about 200 pounds; had on when he left a soft black hat, drab coat and blue cotton pants. Charles, his brother, is 20 years old; black; has a full head of hair; is 5 feet 10 or 11 inches high; weighs about 165 or 170 lbs. He also had on a soft black hat, drag coat and blue pants. I purchased them of W. C. Vanmeter, who lives near Moorefield, Virginia. I think it likely they will try and get back to that place. They came to Richmond by retread from Strasburg. I will give the above reward for them, or Fifty Dollars for either, delivered to Hector Davis, in Richmond. au 28--2w* John D. Ragland.
ortage county (Ohio) Democrat. Its information is no longer important. You would be amused at the singular devices on their envelopes, gotten up by Yankee stationers, by way of speculating on the low taste of the vulgar populace now making war upon us. One of these envelopes, particularly vulgar, had, extending its full breadth, a succession of gallows reaching to the capital, and upon each of them a corpse suspended with the name of some distinguished Southern patriot inscribed above, as "Davis," "Stephens, " "Hunter," &c. Many of the letters were in German. Indeed, I am convinced from the prisoners taken and the reports of those who have been in their camp, that fully one-half, and perhaps a larger proportion, are Germans — hirelings, who are sacrificed by their Yankee masters to get rid of them, and by ourselves, to prevent the desecration of our firesides by such a set of rude and plundering vulgarians.--There are at this moment groaning in my hearing two wounded prisoners