Sunday, June 26, 1836 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

26-1 Rain all day. Cold. Frances and self at our church in morning. Paid yesterday for segars 6 ¼. Spent afternoon at home. Was at our own church in the Evening.

Monday, June 27, 1836 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

27-2 Cloudy. Clear. Some rain. I wrote to Lansing Witmore "Warren, PA" in answer to his letter received 23rd inst and paid postage 25 cts today in the Land office for Search in relation to said Witmore’s business. Was at the Sup Ct morning and afternoon. Wrote to J.G. Clarskon Esqr Phila in answer to his letter of 27 April and 25 May last. Was at my office till 8 ½ P.M. Saw O’Brien.

Tuesday, June 28, 1836 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

28-3 Clear. Warmer. Handed Frances to pay wages up to Monday last as she told me 75 cts and $1.25 for Household purposes. I was at Sup Ct all day and engaged in afternoon in case of Tho Chambers adm of Hon Tho Duncan plaintiff in Enor vs Espry for Espy defense of Enor. Col Roberts was with me as fellow counsel and McCormack against us. The case was reversed without argument on either side and no venir do novo awarded. [?] finally in our favour. I wrote to Chambers at Chambersburg informing him of the [decision?] in said case. Paid for segars 6 ¼. Was at my office till 8 ¾ P.M. At Brooks door afterwards and home with Grimshaw Esqr.

Wednesday, June 29, 1836 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

June 29th, 1836, Wednesday

29-4 Clear. Warm. Paid for marketing 59 ¼ cts. Was at the Sup Ct all day. Attended a meeting of the Committee of arrangement for the 4th july at West Falls Tavern at 8 ½ P.M. Received letter from Juliann Rawn "Phila, June 25/36."

Thursday, June 30, 1836 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

30-5 Clear. Very warm. I argued for the plaintiff in Enor. (Philip Newbeker) in Sup Ct case vs Alruk and Parke Esqr, defendants in Enor from Dau Com Pleas No.241 April 1835. Frances and her mother and self and Daughter took tea at M. Grimshaws Esqr where they stayed till 9 P.M. Shunk, Cameron, Johnson, and self committee of Invitation for 4th July had meeting in Shunks office from 8 to 10 P.M.

Friday, July 1, 1836 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

July 1-6 Clear. Very warm. I worked in the garden from 6 to 7 ½ A.M. Handed Frances for household purposes $2. Was at the Sup Ct till 11 ¼ A.M. when it adjourned Sine die. Paid postage Bill in full $3.58 for Quarter ending yesterday. Our family took tea at Mrs. Peacocks. I wrote to Philip Newbeker informing him I had reversed Parke and Alruk [to?] him in Sup Ct. and giving him a long account of the way in which I "used up" Ben Parke in said case. I was at preparatory Com meeting at our church.

Saturday, July 2, 1836 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

2-7 Clear. Very warm. I paid for marketing 52 ½ cts. Paid for 1 [Barrel] of flour at Wm Catrells $7.50. Having bought the last one of him on the 2nd of April last. Were absent from home from the 16 May to 9 June inclusive, hence it only lasted us 2 mo 1 week when it ought at the very least to have lasted my small family 3 ½ mos or 1 mo longer than it did. I think it was carried off by a hired girl we had. Received of W. Graydon Esqr Extr of S. Laird a dividend made by auditors in the orphans ct of this Co in Nov last of $11.01 due Jas McClintock’s estates. Also received of Mrs. Susan Wright (tenant) $22.04 and a receipt given her by Dan Stine, collector yesterday for $3.96. Borough tax paid to him whole McClintock property for year 1836 which two sums make $26 per half years rent to 1 October next for which sum and receipt I gave her a Receipt and kept copy. Paid for 4 lbs of sugar 50 cts and 2 lbs coffee 32 ¼ at Rhoads. Having got same quantity 21 last month.

July 2nd, 1836, Saturday

2-7 Cont’d Received of M. G. Jacobs for my client M. Wister Jr our Quarters rent due today 1 inst for said Wisters house in Front Street $30. I paid Mrs. Ellen Baldwin widow by Wm Putnam $9.16 2/3 in full of her share of my House Rent for the Quarter up to the 1 inst having paid M. McKinney 2/3 of said Quarters Rent in advance on the 31st March last. Gust and Rain in afternoon. Paid for segars 7 cts. Paid M. C. Bucher guardian of Chas, Elizabeth, and Sarah Ann McClintock 3/5 of 2/3 of $11.01 and $22.04 this day received as aforesaid from Wm Graydon and Mrs. Susan Wright being $13.22. (v. his Receipt in R.B.) and same time received from him $3 being the share of Lydia Mary and Jas McClintock (whose interests I represent) in and to five [?] due from D. Wolf, tenant on 1 inst and paid to Bucher. Paid F.R. Shunk $12.50 in full of 1 Quarters office Rent due on the 1 inst. Was at my office till 11 P.M.

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