I wish I could make out the names. ;( This one has a good bit of info in it.
ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS REWARD
Runaway from the subscriber on the 16thof July last
my boy EVANS. He is between 30 and 35 vears old
and is black ,5 feet 5 or 6 inches high, and will weigh about xxx lbs.
Quick spoken, large full eyes, and shows the whites of them very much;
easily excited, has a scar, think on the right side of his head, just above his xxx
caused by a burn. He has a wife at Soloman Terrxxx, some ten or twelve miles
east of Raleigh. he has baxxx wife at Joseph Fowler's Esq. on Little River and he
been seen there; he also been seen in the neighborhood of Stricklands below or
near Wakefield; he has an uncle in Nash County, near Nashville and I understand
belongs to Mrs. Battle, near that place.
I will pay the above reward for his apprehension and commitment so that I can get him
W.J. Allen, Raleigh NC
Oct 26, 1863