Sunday, June 16, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

16 1 Clear~ Windy~ Coolish, was at our church morning and afternoon where the Rev. Mr. Sprecher of Luthern Ch. Preached in morning Evg and Rev. Mr[?] afternoon, wife Self At the Epis. Church in Evg~ to bed 9 1/2 P.M.

Monday, June 17, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

17 2 Clear Cool,~ was at State Library, Sup. Court Room Legislature from 10 a.m. till near 12 noon, Paid Elliott McCurdy for printing paper Book in case of Price ad[?] of Tilghman vs Fisher No. 47 Aug. T. 1837 Dau C. H. for Sup. Court 18:00 (v. Bill & Receipt)~ Paid Pollack for 4 hundred quills $4:00 & a peddlar from whom I bought a hundred 15 1/2 inst. For another hundred $1.28~ pd Hannah kelly for washing 25 cts.~ & Handed Frances 56 ¼ My wife, son self took ride from 5 to 6 p.m. in 1 Horse Tilbury of Chandler Fitch,~ i was at a "Jubilee" Or "Treat" given by U. States Senator Jas Buchanan At Nagle’s Hotel from 9 to 10 1/3 P.M. The Governor & other officers & Dem. Mem. of Legislator & number of Dem. Citizens of this place & abroad among them Chas I. Ingersole present, table set out with Almonds. Raisins, Chant.& Maderia any quantity Several toasts given & speeches made~ Geo Chambers Esqr at my office his son Geo At my office & house~ to bed 11P.M June 18. 1839 tuesday

Tuesday, June 18, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

18 3 Rain~ was this morning engaged by Philip Garman* to attend Am. Reference be-

tween him and his late partner Jos. Armstrong at 7 Stars Hotel~ Christn Leiber, Jos. Wallace and Geo Mish referees- attended 9 1/2 or 10 a.m. and Agd. to meet 9 a.m. tomorrow~ Recd. of my Said Client Philip Garman FEE $5.00 on acct. aprovd. Handed to Lewis Hunxthal* the wallet pocket Book $5 note Bill found Saturday last it appearing Satisfactory that his son Edmond (whom I also saw) lost it on the day I found it Took the fathers Receiot for same (v. loose Receipts)~ spent Evg at office to bed 9 ½ P.M.

Wednesday, June 19, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

19 4 Clear~ Cool~ Paid for marketing $1.11 viz 4 3/4 lbs Beef 53~1 1/2 pecks peas 24 cts.~ 1 doz. Eggs 16 cts- Sundries yesterday and today 18 cts.~ Paid for 2 small carks* of vinegar containing about 12 Gallons each $2.09 for 4th Vol. Whartons Reports $6.00.~ was at Sup. Ct. Room 12 1/2P.M. in Legis. Short time home In Evg. went to large Party at Shunks with wife home at 11 P.M. To bed~

Thursday, June 20, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

20 5 Clear~ Pleasant,~ was at St. Lib.- Sup Court Room~ Leg. this morning from 10 a.m. to noon, Escorted Mrs. Erpry* od Phila. & other ladies from H. of Rep. Was at Sup. Ct. in afternoon from 3 1/4 to 5 p.m. Took My wife Son & Fanny Kelly riding with Horse Barouche* from Hale’s Livery to A.O. Hiesters 3 miles up River from 6 to 8 P.M.~ Mo.* J or C & M. L.C. went to same place on horseback.~ Paid Hale’s Livery man on my return 10 cts.~ was at Judge Blythe’s chamber abt. an hour from 8 to 9 P.M.~ he informed me that he this day resigned his Judgeship.~ home to bed 9 1/2 p.m.

Friday, June 21, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

21 6 Clear~ Pleasant~ Paid for 1/8 Cuf.* of flour at Catrells 50 cts.~ paid man for Splitting oven wood 6 1/4 cts~ for Sundries 12 1/2 cts. Amt. 68 3/4 cts.

Was at the Capitol at Sup. Ct. room [?] from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. from 3 to 5 P.M. Spt. Evg. office to bed 9 p.m.

Saturday, June 22, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

22 7 Clear Cloudy~ Paid for marketing $1.64 viz. 3 1/3 lbs beef 25 cts.~ 3 lbs. Butter 62 1/2 cts. Paid for 10 lbs sugar $1.00 for Sundries 17 1/2 cts Amt. $ 1.17

Was at Sup. Ct. first* time in morning

June 22nd 1839 Saturday

22 7 Contd~ President Van Buren arrived in town from Washington by way of York at 4 P.M. in his carriage attended By his younger son stopped at Nagles Hotel,~ He was extensively visited in the Evg By members, Citizens, ladies~ took my wife Introduced her to him~ I introduced Several gentlemen viz Mr Burke, Cox, Biegler, HolBrook, Pollock, Walker, Weis & others to him,~ wife, MS. C Self at Leslie’s after we had been to see Prest – I also introduced to Prest Mr. Norval other Edd Leslie,` home at 9 1/2 P.M.~ to bed 10 1/4 P.M.

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