From the Richmond Whig, 9/12/1848, p. 3, c. 2
TWENTY FIVE DOLLARS REWARD.
RANAWAY from the subscriber, about two weeks ago, BOOKER, belonging to Mrs. Sally Word, near Buckingham Court House. He is about 5 feet 5 or 6 inches high, about 18 years old, dark brown color, high hip and cheek bones, bushy head, and sulky when spoken to.
He is a very intelligent boy, can read very well, and write a legible hand. A reward of $5 will be paid for his delivery at the Tredegar Works in this city, if taken in the State, and twenty-five dollars if taken out of the State.
JOSEPH R. ANDERSON.
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