Run Away Slave ~ 1820
Contributed by Sloan Mason
July 29 1820
10 DOLLAR REWARD
RUN AWAY, from the Subscriber, in Jones County, a Negro Boy about
thirteen Years old, Yellow complexion, stout made and round face.
It is supposed, from an attempt before made, that he has gone to
Newbern or Wilmington, in order to get in some vessel, that he may
Whoever will apprehend and confine him in some Jail, so that I get
him, or deliver him to me, shall receive the above reward, if taken up
out of this County, or Five Dollars, should he be apprehended within
All persons are forewarned from harbouring or carrying away said
slave, under the penalty of the law.
White Oak, Jones County,
July 15th 1820--122tf.
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