Saturday, September 26, 2015

Saturday Spotting - Mr. Nutter Ran Away

Published on the 16th of August in 1825 in the American Watchman in Wilmington, DE

RAN AWAY
On Saturday the 16th inst. from the subscriber, near Middletown, Del., a bright mulatto, named Philip Szansberry Nutter, about 18 or 19 years of age. He is about 5 feet, 8 inches high, delicately made, round shouldered, and pleasant with spoken to. Took with him, a black cloth coat, a seersucker do, a striped worsted waistcoat, a pair of tow linen trousers, a pair of blue domestic stripe do., domestic shirt, and black fur hat. I will give Twenty Dollars reward and pay reasonable charges if brought home; or Twenty Dollars if secured to that I get him.
Thomas S. Merritt.    

July 23, 1825.                                                                        67 – tf