He was last seen on his way to Scuffletown.
by Lisa Y. Henderson
I will pay the above reward of Five Hundred Dollars, for the apprehension of Joe. Lee, a free mulatto, who is guilty of the murder of Archibald Blue of Richmond county, N.C., in any jail so that I can get him. Said Lee committed the murder on the 8th of August inst., 1864. Said Lee is five feet 8 or 10 inches high, dark complection and straight hair. When last seen he was on his way to Scuffletown, in Robeson county, where his Father came from. MALCOM BLUE. Montrose, N.C., Aug 16.
Fayetteville Observer, 29 August 1864.