Sunday, November 11, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

11 – 1 Clear & Cloudy ~ Mildish ~ Some windy – wife & Children at Ch. in Mg. – I was there in afternoon – Rev. Mr. Hunt preached – Wife & Son Chas. there in Evg. – to bed 9 P.M.

Monday, November 12, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

12 – 2 Clear & fine – fresh – Pleasant Argt. Court in forenoon – I declined arguing Motion for a New Trial in Mills Case today because not well. Postponed till tomorrow rode in carriage with wife and children from 2 to 3 P.M. – walked before breakfast & Emerson & Self 1 ½ or 2 ms. cir. about 5 P.M. after leaving State Library where we had been examining auths. in Mills case from 3 ½ P.M. for me & he poru [?] about 2 P.M. Paid G & E Boon $2.00 in full for Hooping My Carriage Wheels (v. BLK) [?] Recd. letter from Mrs. Sarah [Rawn struck through] Susan J Gamber Baltimore Nov. 8/49 – Recd. of Wm. Bush for Wister property $5.50 for Lumber of Old buildings on alley (v. 10 inst.) Ev. home & to bed 9

Tuesday, November 13, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

13 – 3 Clear & fine – Indn. Summery – I walked before breakfast 7 2/3 A.M. 3 ms. – Son Chas. along Miss Ann Breniger [?] here Making [?] drep for my Wife all day – I pd. her in Evg. 25 cts in full – pd. for 1/2 Bus. Rambo apples 20 for 1 pt. alcohol 10 cts. Amt. 55. Emerson & Self at St. Library an hour or so in forenoon in & out of Court through day – Argument of Motion for New Trial in Mills Case Commenced at 2 ½ P.M. Emerson spoke from 2 2/3 to 4 ½ P.M. then McAllister & Kunkle till about 5 ½ P.M. – I then comd. & went on to 6 ½ P.M. & broke off till 7 ½ tomorrow mg. adjourned at 6 ½ or 7 P.M. Spent Evg. at home & to bed 8 ½ P.M.

Wednesday, November 14, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

14 – 4 Clear & fine – Indn. Summery. Rose 5 AM. pd. for 2 lbs Butter 37 ½ - 10 qts [?] Cornmeal 30. Amt. 67 ½ Court Met 7 ½ A.M. and I finished my argument Commenced last Evg. from 7 2/3 to 8 ½ A.M. Ct. adjd. Sine Ore [?]. Emerson & Self then walked 4 Miles Cir. by 10 ½ A.M. & then called in Prison to see Mills from 11 am to noon.

Nov. 14 – 4 Contd. Rode in carriage with wife & Children from 3 to 4 ½ P.M. – Recd. letter from Chas. J. Wister – Nov 12th in answer to mine of 9 inst. Spent Ev. at home & to bed 8.

Thursday, November 15, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

15 – 5 Clear & fine – Indn. Summery – Walked son Chas. & Self before breakfast by 7 ½ A.M. 3 ½ ms. – I walked in Evg. about 4 ¼ P.M. 2 ms. Rode in carriage with wife & Children from 2 ½ to 3 ¾ P.M. 6 ms. – Paid J. & E. C. Eby ( v. B R) for 15 lbs Coffee $1.50 & for 1 Ton Hard Egg Coal $2.75 v. 14 Apl. last for 77 lbs Coffee at or [?] this [?] sale by [?] shff [?] shell which we have therefore used at the rate of 2 ½ lbs per week. (v. 26 Oct [?] – 4 Tons Coal to that time. this makes 5 Tons Coal this winter). Spent Evg. in office & to bed 9 P.M.

Friday, November 16, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

16 – 6 Clear & fine – Indn. Summery (superscript note: cooler) – Walked 3 miles by 7 ½ AM before breakfast - & 4 miles from 3 ¼ to 4 ½ P.M. Recd. letter from Capt. Mo. H. Cheyney Lazarette [?] Nov. 13. in reply to mine of 26 or 27 ult. Called at Prison from 12 noon to 1 P.M. to see Mills – S. N. Ort [?] Esqr. at My office at 7 P.M. short time about Dorrance & Krause & Boas cases. Wife & son Chas. at Mrs. Mo Wyeths [?] from 7 to after 9 P.M. Chas. home 9 & his mother after – I went to bed 8 ½ P.M.

Saturday, November 17, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

17 – 7 Cloudy ~ Cool – rawish – Fine part of day – Evg. Cloudy [?] Pd. 2 lbs Butter 37 ½ - Beef 36 – Liver 5 – 1 Bus Turnips 25Amt. $1.03 1/2. Paid at Edwards’ for 1 Pair Shoes for Son Chas. 93 ¾ & 1 Pair Shoes for daughter Mary 56 ¼ Amt. $1.50 – I walked about noon 2 ½ miles & rode on horseback from 3 ½ to 5 P.M. 8 or 9 ms. – Wife &son Chas. at her sisters from 7 to 8 ½ PM. I spent Evg. at home & to bed 9 PM.

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