Sunday, April 17, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

17 ~ 1 Rain & Chilly all day. I am very little improved in health or strength -- weak, no appetite & constantly griped I presume by the medicine. My blister is to heal up and be renewed -- Mother and the Baby do well. To bed at 8 ½ p.m.

Monday, April 18, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

18 ~ 2 Cloudy & Rain. Reg. Term court commenced today -- I am not able to attend. Mr. Herman Alricks & McCormick Esqs. have both proferred to attend to my business for this and the succeeding weeks if found desirable. W.J. Cochran is also an assistant. I have thus far particularly only called their attention to some cases in the sessions this week. Paid for oysters, figs and Prunes 41 Cts. Have been in and out of the office today

-- to bed 8 p.m.

Tuesday, April 19, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

19 ~ 3 Rain all day -- Recd. further Fee $5.00 of Geo. Seiling by the hands of Mr. McCormick in my office both present & a Mr. McGowan (v. 17 Jan. last) Recd. letter from H.C. Hickok Esq. Perry Co. April 18th in answer to mine of 14 inst. & re-enclosing letter then sent -- Paid pos. 20 cts. Wrote in reply & kept copy Pd. Pos. 10 cts. on notice about Bankruptcy of John Gamber Recd. letter from Mrs. Elizth. Fry "Gratz April 17th" enclosing me a Fee $25.00 on acct. in case of Andrew Hatter v. Elizabeth Fry No. 21 of Augt. Term 1841 -- I am pretty much good for nothing today -- To bed 8 p.m.

Wednesday, April 20, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

20 ~ 4 Clear & Beautiful -- Paid old Mr. Houser for one bbl. wheat flour this day deld. $6.00, got by D.W. Rawn and by him pd. for with money I handed him. I am still but slightly improved in my health, hardly able to walk out -- To bed 8 p.m.

Thursday, April 21, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

21 ~ 5 Clear & Beautiful. Sundries, pos. 7 ½, 3 cts. toll Kitty going to Island & 9 ½ crackers. Amt. 3 Items 20 cts. In house all day -- very weak and miserable.

Friday, April 22, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

22 ~ 6 Clear & Beautiful. Pd. Betsey Nathans 62 ½ cts. in full for washing & baking this week, for oil 37 ½ for tar 10 cts. for asparagrus [sic] 50 cts. and for figs 25 cts Amt. 5 Items $1.85. D.W. Rawn, my son Charles & self with my horse rode for about a couple of hours from 10 a.m till near noon in Grimshaw’s carriage. I got asps. [asparagus] at lower end of Town at Harris place (Brownsbergers). To bed at 7 ½ p.m.

Saturday, April 23, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

23 ~ 7 Clear & Pleasant -- coolish. Recd. of Wm. Irving of New York State retaining Fee $5. to bring suit No. to Aug. 7 next in favour of Johnson vs. Abial & Geo. Sly. I am entirely unfit for business yet, very weak and very miserable. To bed at 8 p.m.

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