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  • Date of advertisement: 184*
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    • RANAWAY

    • 1849-12-27
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    • RANAWAY
      From the subscriber on Saturday the 24th of November last, a Negro Boy named JOB, black, lame in one hip, so that he walks mostly on the toe part of his foot, and limps in his walk, is about 24 years old. Said boy had lately cut himself...
    • $50 REWARD.

    • 1849-12-25
    • New Bern, N.C. : Newbernian and North Carolina Advocate
    • $50 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, at the plantation on Bachelor Creek in this County formerly occupied by him, two negro men, by the names of JACOB and BOB. They are supposed to be lurking about Swift Creek or Bachelor Creek. I will give...
    • ELOPING SLAVES DETECTED.

    • 1849-12-15
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    • ELOPING SLAVES DETECTED.
      Yesterday morning, the schr [schooner] Minerva Wright, Smith, from Wilmington, N. C., bound to New York, put into this port to land two young colored men, slaves, who had been concealed in the hold. They were delivered...
    • ONE Cent Reward

    • 1849-12-14
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Wilmington Journal
    • ONE Cent Reward will be paid for the delivery of JESSE SCARBORO', an indented apprentice, to the subscriber.--Said apprentice is in the 19th year of his age. He was bound to the subscriber to learn the Farming business. All persons are hereby...
    • $50 Reward.

    • 1849-12-08
    • Elizabeth City, N.C. : Old North State
    • $50 Reward.
      Ranaway from the subscriber in August last, my negro boy BOB, aged about 18 years. He is a very likely boy, thick set, and very black, speaks quick when spoken to, and in walking he leans over in front. I will give the above reward...
    • $50 REWARD.

    • 1849-12-05
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    • $50 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from Matthew N. Strickland sometime in November 1847, Negro Man CALVIN, aged about Thirty years. He is a very black negro, and about five feet ten or eleven inches high. He has fine white teeth. He had been hired about...
    • $50 REWARD.

    • 1849-11-28
    • Goldsboro, N.C. : East Carolina Republican
    • $50 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, on the 20th of July last, Negro man DANIEL. Said negro is about 5 feet 6 inches high, some what cross-eyed and inclined to be bow-legged. He is probably lurking at the New Berne Ferry, or the opposite...
    • $5 Reward.

    • 1849-11-28
    • Hillsborough, N.C. : Hillsborough Recorder
    • $5 Reward.
      RAN AWAY from the subscriber on the 23d of August last, a bound Boy by the name of JOHN or JACK STOUT, he is a bright Molatto, about 16 years of age, strong and thick built, about five feet high, rather inclined to be fleshy; wore...
    • $10 REWARD.

    • 1849-11-27
    • New Bern, N.C. : Newbernian and North Carolina Advocate
    • $10 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber on the 3rd inst a negro Boy ALFRED. Said boy belongs to the estate of James Howard late of Jones County, and was hired by Timothy Taylor last January for me. Said boy is about 5 feet 3 inches high, 18 or...
    • $50 REWARD

    • 1849-11-27
    • New Bern, N.C. : Newbernian and North Carolina Advocate
    • $50 REWARD.
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, on the 20th of July last, Negro man DANIEL. He is about 5 feet 6 inches high, somewhat crose[sic]-eyed and inclined to be bow-legged. He is probably lurking at the Newbern Ferry on the opposite side of...
    • Fifty Dollars Reward.

    • 1849-11-24
    • Fayetteville, N.C. : North-Carolinian
    • Fifty Dollars Reward.
      RANAWAY from the subscribers, near Washington, Georgia, their boy, REUBEN, a dark mulatto, about 5 feet 8 inches high, well built, rather slim, about 35 years old and generally wearing large whiskers. Said boy was purchased...
    • $50 REWARD.

    • 1849-11-24
    • Elizabeth City, N.C. : Old North State
    • $50 REWARD.
      A REWARD of fifty Dollars will be given for the apprehension and delivery to me, in Gates Co. of my negro man PETER. He is about 5 feet 8 inches high, has a very great impediment in his speech; has a scar on his breast, as if burned,...
    • Committed

    • 1849-11-24
    • Lincolnton, N.C. : Lincoln Courier
    • COMMITTED,
      To the Jail of Gaston county, on the 17th inst. a negro man who says his name is BOB, and belongs to Joseph Graham, of Lincoln county, N. C.; he formerly belonged to F Linbarger, dec�d. The owner is requested to come and prove...
    • 125 DOLLARS REWARD:

    • 1849-11-24
    • Wilmington, N.C. : Tri-Weekly Commercial
    • 125 DOLLARS REWARD:
      RANAWAY from the subscriber, residing Edgecombe county, four miles North of Toinot Depo:, and about a quarter of a mile from the Railroad, on or about 2nd of September last, his negro man named HARRY. Said Harry is about 40...
    • TAKEN UP

    • 1849-11-22
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    • TAKEN UP
      And committed to jail, in this place, on the 26th[?] Sept. last, a
      Negro Man,
      who calls himself CYRUS--says he belongs to Charles Ingram, Wayne county Ky. Cyrus is about five feet four inches high, dark mulatto, about fifty years...
    • $25 REWARD.

    • 1849-11-22
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    • $25 REWARD.
      The subscriber will give Ten Dollars to any person who will deliver to him at his own house, his Negro boy
      BOB,
      aged about 50 years, low and stout built. He believes said boy is strolling about Clear Creek, in Henderson...
    • $75 REWARD.

    • 1849-11-22
    •  
    • $75 REWARD.
      RANAWAY on the 27th June, 1847, my boy TUTT. He is about 30 or 35 years of age, spare made, long legs and short body, limps a little in his right leg or foot, occasioned by rheumatism in his hips; he can both read and write and no...
    • $20 Reward.

    • 1849-11-21
    • Raleigh, N.C. : North Carolina Star
    • $20 Reward.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber, about 11 miles west from Raleigh, his negro man, Frank, about 30 years of age, rather inclined to be tall, thin visaged, dark color, and weighs about 150, small and rather dull eyes. He was purchased of...
    • Ten Dollars Reward.

    • 1849-11-21
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    • Ten Dollars Reward.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber, the fifth day of this month, a negro boy named HENDERSON, about twenty-six years of age, quite black, with a scar on his under-lip, occasioned by a bite, and one of his upper front teeth knocked...
    • Ten Dollars Reward.

    • 1849-11-21
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    • Ten Dollars Reward.
      RANAWAY from the Subscriber the fifth day of this month, a negro boy named Henderson, about twenty-six years of age, quite black, with a scar on his under lip occasioned by a bite, and one of his upper front teeth knocked...

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