Sunday, June 30, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

June 30th 1839 Sunday

30 1 Clear~ very warm~ was at church morning & Eveng- Frances with me in Mg- by self in Evg~ home 9 1/2 and to bed at 10 P.M.

Monday, July 1, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

July 1 2 Clear~ warm~ R. of Conrad Smaltzried For Heirs of [?] Kimble Decd" $7:50 one quarters rent To this day for house Corner 2nd St. Meadow Lane.~ Paid Hannah Kelly 25 for washing~ Pd. For 1 Qt. Peach brandy At Catrells 31 1/4 cts for starch 16 cts. & pd for Sundries 21cts Including newspaper Pos. Saturday last. Amt 93 1/4 cts [?] was at Sup. Ct. all day during its Sesn. & argued for defts in Error in morning case of Tresrof Dau. Co. for use May Humphreys vs Carson Rawn 153 Nov. T. 18837 in Dau C. Pleas.~ Spent Evg at my office to bed 10 p.m.

Tuesday, July 2, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

2 3 Rain all day from 11 A.M. I took walk abt. 2 ms. Before breakfast & by 6 a.m.~ I was at the Sup. Ct. morning and afternoon dug its session & in morning argued for deft. Enor lease of Bale Gilchrist no 125 Aug T 1837[?] Com Ple~ Paid for 1/2 lb blacktea 25 cts. 1/2 lbs Sweet Crackers 7 cts Amt. 32 cts~ Spent Eveng At my office to bed at 10 P.M.

Wednesday, July 3, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

3 4 Clear~ very warm. Paid fro Marketing 31 1/4 viz. 1 1/2 doz Eggs 18 3/4 beans [?] 12 1/4~ Pd Crum from whom I bot vinegar 19 last mo, for Small clark of vinegar & abt 12 Gals 37 1/2 cts Amt $1.18 3/4~Pd. Geo Kelly bal. in full for sawing 2 cords of wood $1.00-(v ante 25th & 28th last mo.) Recd. of Christian Meyer for the heirs of Jas. Kimble Decd. $6.00 being one quarters rent to [?] for house on 2nd Street- was at Sup. Ct all day during its Sessions~ two women were killed on the Rl. Rd. at this place this morning by being run over by a burden Car from which they had just alighted from Phila. they were horribly mangled- were strangers without acquaintance- an inquest was held & they were taken to the poor house for burial. Recd. letter from Eli. K. Price Esqr Phila. July 2nd 1839 ~ spent Evg. at my office to bed 9 1/3 p.m.

Thursday, July 4, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

4 5 Clear~ Pleasant~ Sup. Ct. in Session in forenoon till 12 1/2 p.m. did not sit in afternoon I was at Sd. Ct during its Session Spent afternoon Evg. at my office. This is the only 4th of July for several years that I have not been out with our Democrats. But could not go for out Court today- 7 hrs dined in Harris Orchard at 12 1/2 p.m. to bed 10 p.m.

Friday, July 5, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

July 5th 1839 Friday

5 6 Clear~ Pleasant~ was at Sup. Ct. all day during its Session,~ pd Bill at M. Clausing Store for sugar, coffee [?] $ 1.12 1/2,~for Sundries viz Chairing rusk pd for Mother C. [?] 38 cts. Amt $1,50 1/2 ~Recd of Conrad Fry Jr of gratz Dau Co, new Client, for his mother Elizabeth $ family, Retaining FEE $5. I argued this afternoon in Sup. Ct. for pltff in Error Price advisr [?] of Tilghman vs Fisher, no 47 Aug7.T. 1837 in Dau. Com, Pleas, At 2 P.M. attended at Kelkins tavern before Judge Green for John Hadley in Mevily vs him no 26 augt T. 1839 in Dau. C. Pleas to procure Defendants discharge from a Coping ad vs. on Commonbail- done so, Spent Evg. after taking walk 2 or 3 miles at our Ch. Lec. Room at preparatory [?] Meeting.~ To bed 10 P.M.

Saturday, July 6, 1839 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

6 7 Clear~ Pleasant~ pd for Marketing $1.25 viz 2 lbs butter 40, beef-33- Small Cheese 20, 2 doz Eggs 25 cts- for peck berries 6 1/4 – Sister Juliann Rawn returned to my house yesterday from Hunting in Newtown Township Del. Co. was at Sup. Ct. this morning during its Session from 10 to 11 a.m. Wrote to Eli K Price Esqr. Phila. viz answer to his- Recd. 3 in of & Kept copy. Recd. of John C. Johnson for Heirs of Jas. Kimble decd. $12.50 being 1 quarters Rent tol.inst for House on 2nd St.~spent afternoon Evening principally at my office. To bed 10 P.M.

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