N. A. Ware Advertisement for Run Away Slave, 1815

7 February 1815
Washington Republican (February 15, 1815)
30 Dollars Reward.
For apprehending a negro man named TALLY, or HENRY TALLY, (as he sometimes calls
himself)[sic]belonging to the estate of Col.ELLIS; he is a yellow fellow, about 5 feet 11 inches
high, down cast look, high cheek bones, about 25 years of age; he was brought from near
Richmond, Virginia, and has been a house servant.
N. A. Ware

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