Sunday, September 30, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Sept. 30 – 1 Rain all day – AM Chas. & self at our Church in morning – wife & self at Hamilton Alricks’ house from 4 to 5 P.M. at Funeral of his youngest child (a daughter) about 3 years old who died for Scarlet fever & buried at the Cemetery he did not go out ~ spent Eve. at home & to bed 8 ½ P.M.

Monday, October 1, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

October 1 – 2 Rain all day. AM at home ~ settled afc’s [?] with Mo. Allen (Cooper) my client & pd him in full for Sundry Coopering $1.87 by giving him credit therefor on ap [?] of my profl. services in Surter v. Allen 127 [?] Apl. 7. [?] 48. this making as he says [?] as fees in sd. suit in Cash $2.50 heretofore [twoheny?] as above total FEES $4. 37 ½ & passed Receipts - pd. my Pew Rent to A. Burnett Treasr. for & mos to this date for 2/3 of a Pew in the Presbn. Church $6.67 (O.K. [?] Book). Called on B. Parker on S. W. [?] Shunks business & wrote to him (w/Copy Re 11 inst [??]) Called on G.F. Emerson at 3 ½ P.M. & then walked round by Capitol & spent Eve. in office and to bed 8 ½ P.M.

Tuesday, October 2, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

2 – 3 Rain all day – AM. at home. Emerson & Self called at Prison from 11 ½ am. to 12 ½ P.M. to see our client Mills. Wrote to Geo. W. Hiyo [?] Wagontown [?] Ches. Co. Mills brother in law. Kept Copy (v. Whily [?] last) Neut[?]day Eve. Chiefly in office & to bed 8 ½.

Wednesday, October 3, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

3 – 4 Rain – A.M. homeCommenced small coal fires inst [?] in office, dining Room & wife’s Chamber. pd. Home [?] Med [?] 12 ½ (1 & 2 inst.) Paid for 19 ½ [?] lbs Beef 87 ½ to corn ¾ Peck sm [?] post [?] 18 ¾ Amt. $1.18 ¾ - Sundries 3, $1.21 ¾ pd. Buffington per Mo Albright [?] for 1 Cart load Oak wood $1.12 ½ deld. this mr. (v. 15 ult.)[?] I spent day & eve. home to bed 9.

Thursday, October 4, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Oct. 4 – 5 Clear & fine – Pleasant – fresh, some Windy A.M. home. rode on horseback from 10 to 11 ¼ a.m. 6 or 7 ms. and walked 4 miles circular from 4 to 5 ½ P.M. Eve. home to bed 8 P.M.

Friday, October 5, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

5 – 6 Clear & fine in mr. Cloudy afternoon – A.M. home I went with him [?] to our Prothy’s office for him to Declare his intention to become a citizen of U.S. He did so & got the proper Certificate therof & pd fees $1.00 – pd for 1 ½ lbs Beefsteak 10 – 5 lbs Crackers 25 2 lbs Butter 37 ½ & to Mr. Page for (superscript note: pd to woman [?] in market) 1 Bus. Potatoes 75 (this makes 9 5/8 Bus Potatoes v. 29 ult.) pd for Sundries 6 ¼ Amt. $1.53 ¾ Recd. of Geo. Utz $2.50 loaned to his wife 20 ult. & a surplus of 50 cts on afe [?] of Rent for Trimbles heins [?] that he handed me $3 & agreed by us it should be applied as above. Received of Mrs. Elizth. Loy $3.50 rent on my back Building on alley. rode on horseback from 9 to 10 ¾ am. 8 or 9 ms. – walked round 1 ½ or 2 miles in Eve. – Emerson & self at Prison from 2 ¼ to 3 ½ P.M. to see our Client Mills pd. J.T. Ball last maker for a new straight last 50 made for me & deld. this day present at Sloan & M Kink [?] in his (superscript note: B’s) shop. Eve. in office to bed 9.

Saturday, October 6, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

6 – 7 Rain – AM home – Paid for Beef & liver 27 cts & for 28 lbs wheat Flour 75 cts to Mr. Callum & Paper [?] 6 ¼ - Amt. $1.08 ¼ Recd. of F. W. Weber [?] by his Nephew of same name $12.00 being 3 mos. Rent on Miter [?] property w/inst [?] – Recd. of Magdaleria Denehy [Donehy?] for Trimbles heins [?] $3.00 one mos. Rent not [?] next [?] mo. [?] Neut[?]day chiefly in office, except that Imara [?] at McCormicks office short time near 1 P.M. ½ an hour or more about 4 ½ P.M. Spent Eve. in office and to bed 9 P.M.

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