Thirty dollars reward

THIRTY DOLLARS REWARD. RAN AWAY from the subscriber, living in Halifax county, N.C. the 17th of August last, a negro man named Alfred, 23 or 24 years old, he is about 5 feet 8 or 9 inches high, bright mulatto, tolerable stout made, had on when he ran away a blue broad cloth coat, white Mersailles waistcoat, olive pantaloons and a tolerable good fur hat-- Alfred is a very cunning, artful fellow, and no doubt will attempt to pass for a free man when speaking to a white person, generally looks down. The subscriber will give the above reward to any person who will deliver him in Halifax, or Twenty Dollars if secured in any Jail, so that I get him again. TIPPOO S. BROWNLOW December 20 5c 9w The Editor of the Petersburg Republican is requested to insert the above advertisement for [illegible] months and [illegible] account to the Postmaster Harwel's Store, Halifax.

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3 people are documented within NC.WAK.124.18171226.3.1288
Name Role in document
Tippoo S. Brownlow Placing Ad
Alfred Slave
Tippoo S. Brownlow Slaveholder