Sunday, September 25, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

25~1 Clear + Pleasant – Cool- I walked 5 miles from 10 to 11 ¾ A.M. spent rest of day and evening at home and to bed at 9 P.M.

Monday, September 26, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

26~2 Clear + Pleasant. Cool. rode on horseback from 10 a.m. to 12 ¼ P.M. 9 or 10 miles – Recd letter from H.C. Hickock Esqr. "Bloomfield Sept 24" and pd POS. 10 paid for 4 lbs Falling Loop Sugar 50 cts at Jno. Orths got by my wife for preserving Quinces this day. Paid for crackers 5 Cts same place Amt 2 Items 55 Cts [Following is written above the next sentence and along sides of 26~2 text] Last day of getting Ice, Ice, Ice. Ice Ice. Spent afternoon + Evg Chiefly in my office + to bed 9 P.M.

Tuesday, September 27, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

27~3 Clear + Pleasant. Rode on horseback 10 or 12 miles from 9 ½ to 11 ¾ a.m. recd letter from Jno Fesler Duncans Island Sep 26" + wrote in reply attended Funeral of F.A. Stine at 4 P.M. and listened to discourse from Rev. Mr. Synbrand in Methodist church on subject – Recd letter from P. Frazer Smith "West Chester Sept 26" spent evening in my office "Odd Fellows" at Funeral today – To bed at 9 P.M.

Wednesday, September 28, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

28~4 Clear + warm –pd for marketing 73 Cts. got by Mother C. including 2 lbs butter of Milleisens, for 37 ½ + 3 dozen Eggs 25. (v. 21. inst.) pd for ½ Bus. Rambo apples 31 Cts. + for 32 ts newborn meal. 9 Cts. Amt 3 Items $1.13 rode on horseback from 9 ½ to 11 a.m. 5 or 6 miles. Met Board School. Dr. 2 P.M. Herman Shuks Esqr + myself visited Mips Allens (Public School) at 4 P.M. Recd of H.C. Hickock Esqr $82.72 Bal: of M.Clure + Abbott claim on note against Wilson Welch (v. ante 21 July + Copy of Recpt given by me to Mr. H. for said money among loose Recepts). also recd of same in reference to same collection one of two Atty’s Legal Fees $3.00, wrote to Jno Abbott assignee of Mc + A. Phila + kept copy. Recd letter from Kromer + Flenner "Phila Sept 27" pd POS 12 ½ wrote in reply + kept Copy. This in reply to mine 8 inst. Recd letter from Wm Boyd "Spring Grove Sept. 26" pd POS 10 Cts. in reply to mine of 13 inst. – Mr. [Foland? or Toland?] of Phila called on us today. Spent Evg in office + to bed 9 P.M.

Thursday, September 29, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

29~5 Clear + Pleasant – warm, Spent day chiefly in my office and evening also, was at Secy of Comwlth office on P. Frazer Smith Business (v. his letter recd 27 inst) to bed 9 P.M.

Friday, September 30, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

30~6 Cloudy – Rain early in morning till near 7 a.m.- Clear + Pleasant rest of day pd for Meat +c 25 Cts. for Sundries, + newspaper POS 10 cts. Amt 35 Cts. – Recd of John Philips for the heirs of Jas Trimble decd $20 being the 2rs. Rent from October 1/42 to Jan. 1/43 – Paid Christr F.Haehnlen $25 on acct for keeping my horse (v. his bill Recpt Book) Herman Shicks. Esqr + Myself as a Comee from Bd School. Drs. S.W. this morning examined Aunt Harriet Thompson Margaret Hays + Elizth Ewing, applicants for one of Public Schools, at their respective homes from 8 ½ a.m. to about 10 a.m. my wife, son Mrs. Margaret [Bass? or Boas?] + Self took ride in our carriage from 3 to 5 P.M. 8 or 9 miles paid for 14 lbs Wheat Flour 37 ½ Cts a HM Catrells spent Evg in office and to bed 9 P.M.

Saturday, October 1, 1842 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Octr 1~7 Clear + Pleasant – pd for Marketing got by Mother C. 50 Cts including meat of Neuer and 2 lbs butter for 37 ½ Cts – pd Martin +c 7 cts. paid Saml Ressing $2..15 in full for corn, tomatoes, +c bought of him and recd of him. Fee $5 in suits 97 Aug. 7. 1840 and its connections. that is today recd of him the diff. between said bill of ee. amt 3 items $2.72. Deposited in the Hg Savg Inst. $67. Recd of Adam Brightbill for Wm Boyd $59 on a/c of Rent for year from April. 1/42 to April 1 /43 – Recd. of Conrad 1 Maltzried for the heirs of Jas Trimble decd $10. being 2rs Rent due by him to this day. Pd him at same time $1.75. in full (v. Bill + Receipt) for Mending shoes + boots for my family. Recd letter from Edwd L. Sayres "Phila Sept 30" + pd POS 12 ½ in reply to mine of $22 Ult. sending him $190 paid Jacob Bogar for 1 B. Bl wheat Flour deld this day $4.50 (v. 4 Augt) mother C. wife, Son Chas. + Self took ride from 3 ¼ to 5 ½ P.M in my Dearbourn 8 or 9 Miles. Met the Board of Schools Director S.W. at 8 a.m. during which session the elected Ann + Harriet Thompson teachers by the school to be vacated by Miss Allen. Attended at Mo. Davis Esqr in Suit against him by Cline and others. Spent evening in office and to bed 9 P.M.

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