Sunday, April 6, 1834 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

6 – 1 Clear & Cool – was at De Witts Church morning & Evening Holmes Agnew preached in the Morning – I called on Gov. Findlay at Shunks yesterday morning, he came to town night before.

Monday, April 7, 1834 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

7 – 2 Rain – recd. letter T.J. Wharton Esqr Phila. 4 apl. 1834 & pd. Postage 12 ½ cts Recd. in case of Joel Cook vs W.L. [?] Franklin Esqr. Before Jno. Brooks Esqr see date in this Book of 1 april & see T.J. Wharton letter recd. this morning Fee $16.73 – Recd. in my office of Pet. Arn Karthaus 25 cts in full of Postage pd. by me on letter recd. of Jas. Burnside Esqr with rule to take depositions on or about 20th March last. & this morning retd [returned] said Rule to P.A. Karthaus present Jno. Jos. Clendenin. – Paid T.J. Wharton ESqr of Phila. Atty for Joel Cook $75 in full by check on Harrisburg Bank in favor of SH Walters cashier after sd. T.J. Wharton draft in favour of Wm Patton Jr cashier of or [?] order and after sd. Patton order to pay to H Walters Wrote to Jacob Newbeker 5 miles up the river "at Bruk [?] House" sending him a Power of Atty from certain individuals to him – Gov. Findlay was at our House to day. C. A. Snyder in my office this morning about a certain subject connected with prosecution of Jno. McLaughlin

Tuesday, April 8, 1834 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

8 – 3 Cloudy. Rain. Wrote to Danl. Sturgeon Esqr Auditor Genl of Pa – Sending Statement of Depr Atty Genl Fees recd by me & Kept True Copy vide letter File. was at Capitol short time this morning. Took walk in evening out to Canal – Business there very Brisk went with Mary Clendenin to Mrs Peacocks after tea & called for her at 9 o.clock – olephant [?] clk in my office after tea – Paid for Sundries at Wilsons 6 ½

Wednesday, April 9, 1834 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

April 9 – 1834 Wednesday

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9 – 4 Clear & Cloudy – was at the Capitol a short time this morning. Took drink in afternoon with Jno Mitchell Esqr canal Commissioner at Hales, (late Glerims) tavern by the Jail. Thos Wallace Door Keeper of H of Rep also being present. was at my office after tea till 8 ¼ P.M.

Thursday, April 10, 1834 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

10 – 5 Cloudy – Menagirie came to town last Evening – I recd. note from Jas. Stuart Esqr European Agent Quod vide – Wrote to Jno. Mitchell Esqr Canal Commissioner (Present) enclosed to him a detailed account of the manner in which the late Investigation against Jno. Forsman Esqr was conducted by a Committee of the House of Representatives – Jrish [?], Chairman Paid for paper at Jas Peacocks 31 ¼ cts was at Capitol this morning. pd for sundries with Thos. Wallace as Wilsons 12 ½ cts. was a Capitol short time in afternoon – Recd. letter from Reah Frazer Esqr Depr Atty Genl for Lancaster Co Dated 4 April 1834 with enclosures by hands of Ch. Bachman Esqr.

Friday, April 11, 1834 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

11 – 6 Clear & Beautiful. Frances came to breakfast with us this morning for the first time since she has been confined (to wit [?] 1 March last) – I paid for Quills Paper at Peacocks 25 cts. Recd. Letter Jas. Burnside Esqr Bellefonte April 9 – 1834 "with a rule to take depositions for Pet Arn Karthaus also Recd. from Jas Peacock Esqr Letter to him from Joshua Bowman Ucancy [?] with note for $90 enclosed for Collection against Alfred Grisswald. Same day put sd. note in Hands of Wm Kline Esqr for Collection. Wrote to Gov. Wolf present requesting him to appoint Jno Jos Clendenin Clk of the Supreme Court which is by a late law to begin its Session here in May. Took Frances Gig riding from 2 to 3 P.M. up to Tole Gate & back Hales Horse & Gig. And after I went to Menagerie of wild & other anitmals & pd. 25 cts. Took tea with all our Family at Peacocks. I went from Peacocks to Leslies with Charlotte Wharton at 6 ½ P.M. – Smoked a segar in present of Mrs Leslie & Charlotte with Leslie, went to my office & at 9 o clock retd. to Leslie’s for Mrs Wharton, took her home & went home with all our family at 9 ½ P.M.

Saturday, April 12, 1834 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

April 12 – 1834 Saturday

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12 – 7 Clear & beautiful & warm. pd. Jacob (my valet) 6 ¼ cts, pd. Elder’s Yellow Man "James" $1.00 in full for some weeks since cleaning my Black Frock Coat – pd. at my office. pd. for oranges 6 ¼ cts. Recd. of Dr. Abrm. Levy Dentist Fee $4 by an order from sd. Levys agent Wm Kelly infavour of myself on Jno Snevily for $7. accepted by said Snevily april 2nd 1834 for $4 which is this day pd. to me in P.O. by sd. Snevily. Recd. letter from Jno. Forsman Esqr late Supervisor on the Del. Division of the Penna. Canal & late my Client Dated "Monroe april 10 – 1834" & Wrote to him in reply, also Recd. a letter (with a note therin enclosed against Dr. Jno W McKinney for $24.75 dated Williamsport Md. 31 Oct. 1833 in favour of J.B. Moulton in order to pay on demand.) from firm of "Fitzpatrick & Jamison" Williamsport Md april 9 – 1834" & paid Postage 12 ½ cts.

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