[Untitled advertisement]

RUN-AWAY from the subscriber the 19th inst. at night, a Negro Wench, named Betty; which my late uncle James McDongal bought of Mrs. Wall : She is between 40 and 50 years old, and is very handy about a house. I will amply reward the person who delivers her to me, and I hereby forewarn all persons from harbouring her, being determined to prosecute those who shall. JOHN SLOANE. Halifax county, Dec. 27 79

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Halifax County
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4 people are documented within NC.HAL.96.17940101.3.1639
Name Role in document
James McDongal Former slaveholder
John Sloane Placing Ad
Betty Slave
John Sloane Slaveholder