The Virginia Gazette

May 26, 1768. Number 107. Page 4, Column 3

STRAYED or stolen from Col. Fielding Lewis's pasture, in Fredericksburg, the 20th instant, a dark bay horse, 13 hands and a half high, branded on the near buttock EC, his tail bobb'd and mane roached; has several saddle spots, paces slow, and is very dull. He is between 6 and 7 years old, and was bred by Col. Edward Carter in Albermarle county. Whoever will deliver the said horse to Capt. George Weedon, in Fredericksburg, or to the subscriber in Caroline county, shall receive 20s. reward.