Sunday, February 11, 1844 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

11 ~ 1 Clear & Fine ~ Milder – I walked 4 miles from 10 to 11 ½ A.M. Spent afternoon & Evs at home To bed 9 PM.

Monday, February 12, 1844 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

12 ~ 2 Clear & Fine – mildish – I went sleighing & walking from 9 ½ to 11 ½ A.M. 9 or 10 miles – Deposited in the Hs Savs Instn $50. was at 2 of Public Schools from 3 to 4 P.M. with Col. Roberts viz at Mike Thompsons and Mike Hickoks. Spent Evs in office & to bed at 9 PM.

Tuesday, February 13, 1844 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

13 ~ 3 Clear & Cloudy – I was sleighing from 9 ½ to 11 ½ AM. out James Town Road 9 or 10 miles- sleighing very fine except in town – Mildish about noon Pd for ½ Gal. Sperm Lamp oil 50 cts at Buffintons (v 2 inst) Paid for Cough Mixture 31 ¼ at Lutz’s AMT 81 ¼ cts Spent afternoon & Evs chiefly in office except that at 5 P.M. I was at State Library – to bed 9 P.M.

Wednesday, February 14, 1844 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

14 ~ 4 Clear & Cloudy & Clear & Mildish – sleighing going fast – Paid for 2 lbs Butter 37 ½ (Shoop) for 1 Doz Eggs 10 cts. for 6 Bus oats $1.56 AMT $2.03 ½ Pd Geo. W. Rhawn per Wm Goodwin per CK to Mr. Go order on the Hs Savs Instn present D. W. Rawn for groceries recd 29 Dec ’42 after certain deductions Bal in full $15. (v Bill & Recpt & De 29/42 and Jan 2/43.) Recd letter from J.W. Farrelly Esq of Pa Senate present Feb 13 enclosing certain receipts etc. Wrote in reply & kept copy ~ Hard Hickory wood of Carson $3.75 walked 2 miles or more by 10 ½ A.M. and Jno Briggs Esqr & self about 4 P.M. 1 ½ miles on Boardway [ ]. Spent Evs in office To bed at 9 P.M.

Thursday, February 15, 1844 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

15 ~ 5 Clear & Cloudy ~ Colder – Snow fell fast- from about noon tile after bed time – I walked 2 ms from 9 ½ to 10 ¼ A.M. Pd for 2 [ ]Chickens 37 ½ cts & for 1 ½ doz Eggs 15 cts. AMT 52 ½ cts Spent afternoon chiefly in office – was at large Party at Jacob M. Halderman’s with wife from 7 ½ to 10 ½ P.M. – home 10 ¾ to bed 11 P.M.

Friday, February 16, 1844 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

16 ~ 6 Clear & Cloudy – soft slushy – Snow 4 or 5 inches deep. Judge Bucher & self at 2 or 3 of Public Schools in morng examining claper & transposing scholars. Spent afternoon & Evs chiefly in office & to bed at 9 P.M.

Saturday, February 17, 1844 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

17 ~ 7 Clear ~ Cloudy – mild- Pd for 2 lbs Butter 37 ½ (Shoop) apples 8 cts. Hind Quarter veal 14 ½ lbs 37 ½ cts. for 3 qts Hominy 18 ¼ Sundries 2 cts AMT 1.01 ¾ . Rode in horseback from 9 ½ to 11 ¼ AM. 9 miles – then called with Mr. P. Goad in Eds. Of Intelligence Mc Curdy, Telegraph Ferry & Union & Mr. McClure & invited them to my office this Evs to witness Exhibition & hear illustrating by Mr. Goad of instrument (Electro Magnetic etc,) Doctors invited

Feb. 17 ~ 7 Contd

- Paid Jacob Bogar for 1 B bl. Wheat flour $4:50 deld this morning (v. 22 Dec ) Spent Evs in office attending Mr. Goads exhibition of apparatus present some 15 or 20 gentlemen from 7 to near 10 P.M. – To bed at 11 P.M.

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