Country Journal and the Poughkeepsie Advertiser – January 19, 1786

Five Coppers Reward.

RUN-AWAY from the subscriber on Sunday the 15th inst. an indented servant Boy named Henry Knights, about ten years old; had on a grey coat, buff jacket, and blue dussils trowsers. Whoever takes up said boy, and returns him to me in ten weeks from the date shall be entitled to the above reward — but no allowance for charges.

Mel. L. Woolsey

N.B. Any person known to harbour or conceal said run-away, will be prosecuted to the extremity of the law.

Poughkeepsie, Jan. 18, 1786

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