One Cent Reward.
RANAWAY from the subscriber on
the 27th inst:
An apprentice to the Hair Dressing business, about 17 years of age, stout and well made. All persons are hereby forwarned [sic] against harboring or trustung him on my account. _ Whoever will return said boy to me at my Shop on Royal Street [Alexandria, Virginia], shall receive the above reward but no charges will be paid.
May 31 
 Alexandria Gazette Commercial and Political; Date: 06-02-1814; Volume: XIV; Issue: 4170; Page: ; Location: Alexandria, Virginia.
Transcribed by John Peter Thompson, June 2, 2013.