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    • A RUNAWAY.
      MY NEGRO MAN, NED, not having returned home with my other Hands from fishing on Chowan, I conclude is run away. He is about 30 years old, rather tall and slender made, and has a slight cast or crooked ness in both his eyes. He is...
    • 100 Dollars Reward.

    • 1894-04-25
    • Raleigh, N.C. : Weekly Raleigh Register
    • 100 Dollars Reward.
      RANAWAY in July 1847, a negro man by the name of Buck. He is a yellow complexion, about five feet six inches high, rather bow legged, very quick in his movements, and when spoken to very slow to answer. He was in the...

    • 1874-04-04
    • Asheville, N.C. : Weekly Pioneer
      FROM the subscriber on the 11th inst., two white boys--one a bound boy to the undersigned, M. Roberts--the other a son of Joseph Long. The said bound boy, ROBT. [Robert] F FOX, is about 16 years old, black hair, gray eyes, full face,...
    • $25 REWARD

    • 1872-02-01
    • Asheville, N.C. : Weekly Pioneer
    • $25 REWARD.
      I will pay a reward of $25 for the capture and delivery to me, or for his confinement in any of the jails in counties adjoining this, so that I can secure him, of ANDREW RUCKER, colored, who broke jail in this county on the night of...

    • 1868-10-01
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
      Will be given for the delivery of my bound boy John R. Reade. The said boy is a bright mulatto, near 18 years of age,5 feet 6 or 8 inches high. The above reward will be given if delivered at New Garden. All persons are...
    • Runaway.

    • 1867-11-29
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • Runaway.-
      GEORGE WASHINGTON, a negro boy aged about 15 years who was indentured to the undersigned by the Assistant Superintendent of the Freedmen`s Bureau on the 25th day of September, 1865, has absconded from my service and employment, without...
    • 10 Cents Reward.

    • 1867-08-23
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • 10 Cents Reward.-
      Absconded from the employment of the undersigned, on or about 20th July, MARY JOHNSON an indentured girl. All persons are hereby forewarned against employing or harbouring said girl, and for apprehension and return to me of...
    • 5 Cents Reward.

    • 1867-08-16
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • 5 Cents Reward.-
      Absconded from my employment on the 9th instant, Ruth, an indentured girl. All persons are hereby forewarned against employing or harboring the said girl; and for her apprehension and return to me the above reward wil be...
    • 5 CTS. REWARD

    • 1867-08-06
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • 5 CTS.REWARD
      Will be given for the return of a colored girl by the name of Ann Summers, aged about 12 years. Said girl was bound to me by the Count ycourt of Guilford in August, 1867, and has absconded without my consent. All Persons are...
    • Ranaway.

    • 1867-07-05
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • Ranaway,
      From the subscriber a bound boy named Adrian Elsivan Johnson, who was bound to me by the County Court of Guilford, and left my employment without my consent, and for no just cause. I hereby forewarn any and all persons against harboring...
    • 5 Cents Reward.

    • 1867-04-26
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • 5 Cents Reward.
      .WILLIAM STEELE,son of Dillard Steele, who was indentured to me by Guilford county court, has absconded himself from my employment. This is to forewarn all persons not to harbor or employ the said William Steele, and for the...
    • 5 cents Reward.

    • 1867-02-08
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • 5 cents Reward.-
    • 5 Cents Reward.

    • 1867-02-08
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • 5 Cent Reward.-
      Julius Carter, a boy of color, indentured to me by the County Court of Guilford has absconded from my premises and quited my service. This is to forewarn all persons not to harbor or employ said apprentice. A reward of five cents...
    • Ranaway.

    • 1866-06-02
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • Ranaway.-
      On the 23rd day of April a negro boy Ambrose. Said boy is 5 feet, 7 or 8 inches high, black complexion, face full with sluggish look, weighs about 165 pounds, has a scar on his breast, and is about 20 years of age. Had on when he left...
    • One Cent Reward!

    • 1866-06-01
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • One Cent Reward!-
      Carter Taylor a colored boy bound to me is going at large-I hereby warn all persons against harboring or employing him, particularly the man who was seen to lift him in his wagon at the Court House on Thursday of court week....
    • Notice.

    • 1866-02-02
    • Greensboro, N.C. : Greensborough Patriot
    • Notice-.
      Two black boys, named Thomas and Phillip, left my house on Sunday 2nd day of December, 1865, without leave. Thomas aged about 16 years, Phillip aged about 12 years Also one black boy named Thomas Scales left about the 3rd of October,...
    • $100 REWARD.

    • 1865-07-24
    • Raleigh, N.C. : Newbern Spectator
    • $100 REWARD.
      ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS REWARD WILL BE paid for the apprehension and delivery of Elias, (formerly my slave) to the authorities of Edgecombe County, N. C. The said negro man is about eighteen years old, weighs about 165 or 170 pounds,...
    • $50 REWARD.

    • 1865-04-12
    • Raleigh, N.C. : Weekly Conservative
    • $50 REWARD.
      RANAWAY, ON 26th INST., MY NEGRO BOY, BILL, some 5 feet, 8 or 10 inches in height; had on when he left, a small blue cloth hat, new blue soldiers jacket, (with black pantaloon buttons,) also soldiers woolen pants, (white.)...
    • $2,000 REWARD!

    • 1865-04-05
    • Raleigh, N.C. : Weekly Conservative
    • $2,00 REWARD!
      BROKE THE JAIL OF GRANVILLE COUNTY ON Sunday night, the 19th inst., and escaped, WILLIAM and HENDERSON, slaves of James Cooper, who were confined under sentence of death for Rape.
      WILLIAM is a black, thick, heavy boy, about...

    • 1865-04-05
    • Raleigh, N.C. : Weekly Conservative
      RANAWAY FROM THE SUBSCRIBER, ON THE 4th February, 1865, my negro man SANDERS, (or SAM.) He is about twenty-three years old, near six feet high, rather spare built, but very perfect in form and action, speaks quick and...


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