Miles Costin topsail Sound runaway 30 Aug 1839
25 REWARD. A REWARD of T WENTY FIVE DOLLARS DOLLARS will be paid for the apprehension and delivery of our negro fellow LAURY, who formerly formerly belonged to the estate of Dr. St. George, of Wilmington. Said Laury was purchased by us of a Mr. James W Johnson, as agent for Mr. Miles Costin, andTias since run aWay from us. Said fellow is wtll known in the vicinity of Wilmington, and has a wife at Mrs. Foy's, on Topsail Sound, where he has been seen.1 The above reward will be paid for said negro, if apprehended anddelivered to Wm. H. Brings, in Wilmington, N. C. or FIFTY DOLLARS, if delivered to us in Columbia, S. C. WALKER & HILL, ! i By Wm. H. Brings. August 2d, 1839.. 185 tf.