$1,400 reward for seven runaway boys
DescriptionBroadside advertising a $1,400 reward for "seven negro boys": Benjamin (21 years), John (brother to Benjamin; 19 years), Allen (20 years), Jesse (brother to Allen; 15 years), Lloyd (19 years), Jesse Banks ("mulatto boy"; 18 years), and Henry ("mulatto man"; 23 years). The boys are declared as "Runaway from the subscribers living near Randall's town Baltimore Co. Md. on 23d inst." and the notice is signed by Jacob Wolf, Rezin H. Worthington, Henry Fite, and John Worthington.