Ran away from his Master

Ran away from his Master Bartholomew Sporton, Framework knitter in Leicester, THOMAS WARD his Apprentice; he’s about 14 Years of Age, had on when he went away a light grey cloth Coat, leather Breeches and drab coloured Stockings; of a pale Complexion, and a down look with his Eyes, has a scar in his Forehead resembling a T. This is to discharge all Persons from harbouring or employing him as they will be prosecuted as the Law directs. If he will return, he shall be kindly received.