Norwalk Gazette/Newspaper article about runaway
RANAWAY [sic] from the subscriber on the 17th inst. an indented apprentice to the Shoemaking business by the name of Roswell Stevens, 17 years of age, about 5 feet 7 or 8 inches high, dark complexion. All persons are forbid harboring, trusting or employing said boy on penalty of the law. DANIEL CONLY.
New-Canaan. March 19th, 1822 [i.e. 1823]