Sunday, September 23, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Sept. 23 – 1 Clear & fine – Windy – I walked before Church from 9 to 10 A.M. 3 ms. cir. into woods where we shot squirrel yest. Hodged [?] – saw it there still – wife, children & self at our Ch. in Mr. & wife & self in Eve. – Rev. Mr. Hamilton preached both times – home with Mrs. Clendenin home 9 to bed 9 ¼.

Monday, September 24, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

24 – 2 Clear & windy – Coolish – AM.. work Rl.Rd. – Sons Chas., J. Calvin & self walked to woods (of Yest.) and found our squirrel lying on the ground – he is very fig [?] “big Grey” – Emerson & self went to Prison from 11 ½ A.M. to 12 ¾ P.M. to see Mills. Rode in carriage from 3 to 5 P.M. with children. Mary & J. Calvin to Insane Asylum & Eve. home & to bed 8 ½.

Tuesday, September 25, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

25 – 3 Clear & Pleasant – A.M. work Rl.Rd., wrote letter to Chas. B. Penrose Esq. Washington City & kept Copy – This mr. got the Wheels of my carriage Hooped at shop of [?] of Gavin Boon. – rode on horseback from 3 ¾ to 5 ½ P.M. – 7 or 8 ms. & spent Eve. at home & to bed 8 ½ P.M.

Wednesday, September 26, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

26 – 4 Cloudy & some little rain – AM work railroad pd for 2 lbs Butter 34. Beef & liver 25. Tomatoes 8 cts stove Blackings, sugar [?] fr. [?] 12. Amt. 79 Spent day chiefly at home. Walked with children Mary & J. Calvin round by Capital Water Basin to about 5 P.M. [then?] at Herman Alrick’s after tea ½ hour to look at his Kitchen stove – rest of Eve. at home & to bed 9 P.M.

Thursday, September 27, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

27 – 5 Clear & fine – pleasant AM work at RlRd, rode on horseback before breakfast from 6 ½ to 7 ½ for 7 ms. & in carriage with wife & children from 3 ¾ to 5 P.M. 7 or 8 ms. Recd. of Mrs. Elizth. Fackler [?] for Trimbly [?] Heinz [?] $3.00 being one mos. rent in advance from 25 inst. & spent Eve. at home and to bed by 9 P.M.

Friday, September 28, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

28 – 6 Clear & fine – warm Sun – Cool early. A.M. work RlRd. rode on horseback from 5 ¾ to 7 ½ am 9 or 10 mis. & Herman Alricks & self walked 2 ½ or 3 mis. circular about 5 P.M. Wrote to Robt. S. Dean Esqr. Atty at Law Cincinatti [sic] Ohio. Enclosed 2nd Comn. to take Michl. Balmans testimony in Rume [Reeme?] case & paid Pos. 20 (2.4 vlt.fr.) [?]. Emerson & self at Prison from 10 ¾ am to 12 ¼ P.M. to see Mills. E & Stouffer at my office at 2 ½ P.M. Mr. & Mrs. Beatty returned from Centre Coy. – wife & children took them [?] there [?] - OC [?] Rileys son Mo. got shot in arm today by an involuntary discharge of his own gun – spent Eve. at home & to bed 9 P.M.

Saturday, September 29, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

29 – 7 Clear & fine – mild – AM work RlRd. pd. 2 lbs Butter 34. 5 ½ doz. Eggs 60. Beef & liver fresh & corned 53 cts. & small heads cabbage 12 ½ of Mr. Reese [?]. 1 Bus. Potatoes 75 (this makes 8 5/8 Bus Potatoes v. 12 inst.) Handed wife 50 cts Yesterday for Ribbons ~ Amt. $2.84 1/2 Recd. letter from Robt. A. Branyan Perry Co Sept 28 pd. Pos. 5 in reply to mine 22 inst. & wrote to Gen. R. Patterson Blue [?] & on S Guby [?] inst. in reply to his rec. 17 inst. & kept Copy. Recd. from Geo. C. Cuniman [?] Baltimore affdt. in return to my letter of 22nd inst. & pd. Pos 6 & also Tel. Dispatch on same subject red. of Wm. [?] P. Beatty for Genl. [?] Brinegan [?] 25 – rode in carriage with wife & children from 4 ½ to 5 ½ P.M. 5 or 6 mis. – spent Eve. at home & to bed 9 P.M.

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