Sunday, September 18, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

18~1 Clear + Coolish – I walked 4 miles or more between 10 and 11 ¾ a.m. Spent day besides at home and evening also and to bed 9 P.M.

Monday, September 19, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

19~2 Clear + Coldish – Fire, comfortable rode 10 miles on horseback from 10 ½ a.m. to 12 ¼ P.M Depd in the Hg Savg Inst. $15 Specie funds and also recd credit in my Book by same as of 17th inst for $200 collected by sd Instn of H.M, Byard on his note to M. Wilson indoors to Mr. Edwd L. Sayres for whom I have it in hand for collection. Wrote to Edwd L. Sayres Phila on Sd subject + kept Copy Recd letter from John McFaden Pittsburg Sept 16. and paid POS 18 ¾ in reply to mine of 13 inst. spent Evg at home and in my office. Mr. Barrett a lawyer of the State of New York introduced to me at my office by Mr. Beisel of his place – to bed 9 P.M.

Tuesday, September 20, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

20~3 Clear + Pleasant – Paid Neuer for Beef got by Mother C. 12 ½ Cts. for Spice 15 Cts for Cakes 6 ¼ Cts. attended as atty for the heirs, shffs. Inquisition on estate of Geo. Garman decd late of Susqa Tp Dau. Co. about 2 ½ miles from town – went out in morning at 9 a.m. and returned at 4 P.M. Paid for Cough prescription of J.T. Sharpless’ at Wyeth 31 ¼ Cts (v. June amt 4 Items 65 Cts Spent Evg at home + to bed 9 P.M.

Wednesday, September 21, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

21~4 Clear + Cloudy + Coldish – Fire. necessary paid for Marketing to by Mother C. 75 Cts. including beef of Neuer + butter 2 lbs of Milleisens for 37 ½ Paid for nine dozen eggs 72 Cts. for sudries. Paid Alr Buffington 40 Cts. in full for weighing 4 tons anthracite coal got 12th inst. (v. Recpt Book) and pd Owen Mc[Cals?] for hauling said Coal $1.00 (v. Recpt Book.) Recd of Harrison Barrett Esq. of Rochester NY (v. 19 inst) for Profl advice Fee $2.50 in full very windy + Cold in afternoon- spent day and eveng chiefly in my office and to bed 9 P.M.

Thursday, September 22, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

22~5 Clear. Cold. Windy – Recd letter from Edwd S. Sayres "Phila Sept 21" pd POS 12 ½ wrote to him in reply + kept Copy enclosing him $190 (bal. of $200 collected of Mr. Bayard after Retaining my Fee $10.) in all of A.S. of Relief notes which letter enclosing said $190 was put into P.O. at this place at 12 ¼ O’Clock P.M. this day as witness D.W. Rawn (see his certf. on Said Copy of my letter to Mr. Sayres) DREW CR on the Hg Sav Instn for said $190 and sent it just as I recd it and the same kind of money as they said paid in by Mr. Bayard walked 3 miles about 11 a.m. Spent afternoon and Evg at home + in office + to bed 9 P.M.

Friday, September 23, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

23~6 Clear + Cold – Big coats comfortable in morning till 10 or 11 a.m. Handed wife + pd for Sundries 16 ¼ Cts. pd at Catrells for ¼ [CWT?] wheat Flour 75 Cts. Pd Owen McCabe 75 Cts in full for this day drawing me 3 tons 150 lbs ([?] weight) Lykens Valley egg Coal from J + P Martins. Geo. Nathan put it away 4320 lbs in the shed + 2550 lbs in the cellar and in small end of box in office. The coal I am to give $3.75 per ton as I pay for delivering. Amt 13 Items $1.66 ¼ rode on horseback. 7 or 8 miles from 4 to 5 ¼ P.M. Spent Evg in office and to bed at 9 P.M.

Saturday, September 24, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

24~7 Clear + Pleasant – Coolish – Fire necessary – Recd letter from Sister Juliann Rawn and Pd POS 12 ½ Cts. POS . on papers 3 cts. for sundries 5 Cts. for Marketing $1.00 got by Mother C. including 2 lbs of butter of Milleisens for 37 ½ and beef of Neuer for 38 Cts. Paid Mrs. Hoffman $1.00 in full for 4 weeks milk and cream. Amt 4 Items $2.09 rode on horseback 7 or 8 miles from 10 to 11 ½ a.m. and with wife + Children in my Dearbourn 8 or 9 miles from 3 to 5 ½ P.M. Spent evening at home and in office and to bed 9 P.M.

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