Boston News-Letter
Boston News-Letter
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Description: Reward Offered for Runaway Negro Slave Named Peter.

Date: December 10 1705

Newspaper published in: Boston, MA

Ran away from his Master William PEPPERIL, Esqr. at Kittery, in the Province of Maine, a negro man-slave named Peter, aged about 20, speaks good English, of a pretty brown complexion, middle stature, has on a mixt gray home-spun coat, white home-spun jacket and breeches, French fall shoes, sad coloured stockings, or a mixt worsted pair, and a black hat. Whosoever shall take up said negro, and bring or convey him safe to his Master, or secure him and send notice of him either to his Master, or to Andrew BELCHER, Esqr. at Boston, shall be well rewarded for his pains, and all reasonable charges paid besides.

Submitted: 02/22/09 (Edited 02/22/09)

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