Sunday, November 18, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

18 – 1 Clear & fine - fresh & Cool, Indn. Summery – Self & Children at our Church in mg. – Rev. Mr. Howell Apt. [?] Bible So. preached Son Chas & Self walked 3 ms. cir. from 4 to 5 P.M. – he & his mother went to Lutheran Ch. in Evg. – I spent Evg. home. to bed 9 P.M.

Monday, November 19, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

19 – 2 Clear & fine – fresh, Coolish, Indn. Summery – Court Com. Spent day chiefly in Court – walked through day 3 or 4 ms. Spent Eveng. chiefly in office & to bed 9 P.M.

Tuesday, November 20, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

20 – 3 Clear & fine – Indn. Summery. I walked before breakfast by 7 ½ A.M. 3 ms. – was engaged in Court along with Emerson for Deft. from 10 A.M. till 12 noon & from 2 to 5 P.M. in trial of Dr. Mills on an Indt. for attempt to procure abortion on Cathe. Ann Lutz – one speech each side to Jury – myself for Deft. Kunkle for Comth. – Spent Evg. chiefly at home and to bed at 8 P.M.

Wednesday, November 21, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

21 – 4 Clear & fine – Indn. Summery – pd. 2 lbs Butter 37 ½ - Beef & Sausage 28 – Apple Butter 9 – 8 1/3 qts Cornmeal 95. Amt. 99 ½. Emerson & Self walked about 10 A.M. 3 ½ Miles. I was engaged as Counsel for Deft. jointly with Geo. C. A. Seiler & P J [?] Sedgwick in Comth. v. Jacob Leedy or Leidy alias Mr. Milton charged with larceny of Mare & Money from 11 ¼ to 12 ¾ P.M. & from 2 to near 5 P.M. Court met after tea [?] at 7 & sat till 8 ¾ - Spent Evg. there, then home & to bed at 9 P.M. (margin note: Recd. of Jap. [?] Bower [?] FEE $2.00 for Counsel & [???] Crownshields [??] [???] this week settled.

Thursday, November 22, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Nov 22 – 5 Clear & fine – Indn. Summery – Walked before breakfast from 6 ¾ to 7 ½ A.M. 3 ½ miles – joined by James Bredin my student – soon after I started[?] Pd. man named __________ [Rawn left blank] Trump from Fishing Creek Valley for Small load about ½ Cord wood $1.25 (v. 20 ult.) & presented him with 2 Small Books viz introduction to Eng. Reader & Arthc. Calculation – and gave him apples & Crackers. Rode in carriage with wife & Children from 1 ¾ to 3 P.M. Spent rest of day chiefly in Court – Unwell in Evg. with violent pain in Bowels etc. [?] – to bed 9 P.M.

Friday, November 23, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

23 – 6 Clear & fine – Indn. Summery – Pd. Robt. J. Rop leaner [?] by Ck in DD BK $60.00 being 4th instalment on my Subn. to Stock of Ho. [?] Mans. [?] & Co. Cottongoods (v. Recpt. v. Bk Book) Recd. Semi An Div of sd DD Bk on my Stock of $300 or 25 sharing [?] in sd Instn. being $15.00 for which I recd credit in my Bk Book or deposite [sic] – Emerson & Self walked round 2 ms. cir. or more about 10 ½ A.M. Rode in carriage with wife and children from 2 ¼ to 3 ¾ P.M. Spent rest of day chiefly in Court House & Ev. home 9 & to bed 9 ¼.

Saturday, November 24, 1849 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

24 – 7 Clear & Cloudy & Clear & Fine – Indn. Summery – pd. 2 lbs Butter 40 – Hind Quarter 17 ¾ lbs veal [?] 53 cts - 1 lb Beef 7 2 qts Quince Butter 28 – 3 lbs white Sugar 30 at V. Hummels Amt. $1.58 Recd. per his son Saml. Neidig (client) 1 Bus. Mercer [?] Potatoes 75 for which he has credit on ap in My Day Book/this makes 11 7/8 Bus. Potatoes v. 10 inst. Emerson & Self walked 3 ½ ms. about 4 to 5 P.M. We were engaged from 12 noon to about 3 ¾ P.M. for deft. in trial of abortion Indt. against Mills Mary Elizth. Lutz pros? [or “prosn”] .(v. 20 inst.) – Spent Ev. in Court till near 8 P.M. then at Shak. Hotel for an hour or more – home & to bed 9 ½.

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