Sunday, September 15, 1850 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

15 ~ 1 Clear fine ~ Cool ~ we have home fire up stairway in fire place + in stove in dining Room, children left at church at morning ~ [?] [?] of day, at home except that [?] [?] [?] a few square, with son of Calvin before [?] + after tea myself down the Rail road + back 3 miles circular – to bed at 9 pm

Monday, September 16, 1850 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

16 ~ 2 Clear fine ~ Pleasant, Rcd [Received] of Mcffthell[?] the 13 unit, Janice B Thompson part of lease in Cesula[?] Cunkle $2"37 ½ for which he had credit on ap [apartment] Fee $2.37 ½ (1-12inst [?]) this agreement for fee in Civil Suit. Rcd [received] of Elizth [Elizabeth] Sey on ap [apartment?] Rent $1.83/ ~ Robinson + Elderly circus came to town, – difficulty about their fixing tent and Mr Elderly, Mr. Robinson inn [?], where[?] , Geo [George] / Ziegler to consult me professionally on the subject , [?] Red with [?] who Elder on the subject and he + myself also called to see Joe [Joseph] Wallace on same. Heile[?] + myself went down where tent space, ~ Whole

Sept 16 ~ 2 Cont ~ whole matter finally settled quietly and they went to playing in the afternoon Ev!. [Evening ?] – rode in carriage between 3 and 5 Pm with children. Hens 1 ½! hens to be for me

Tuesday, September 17, 1850 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

17 ~ 3 Clear + fine ~ Pleasant ~ Pd [Paid] 6 ¾ lb Beef 28 ~ [?] Blue Berry tobacco [?] , 16 Fahee[?] 1 hacklia[?] 25 a + [?] hilliam[?] Amt 67cts. [cents] 1 lb of Margaret Yeager (sauerkraut) $2.00 Rent in [?] on Hinnlte[?] property at [?] 1 ¼ per month for the small back lot [?] in have [?] [?] [?] [?]. So[?] J. Galiric[?] the [?] recmmencce School with Hundatnia[?], Kee Kee having finish here a Quarter which he commence in May [?] last, latter Mo[?] Hicleene[?] (1-22 July last quarter ending 19th that Mo v’ny[?] R.B) little to Hillary Biggs Chambersberg (1-9 [?] + 2 g[?] act). Rcd [Received] of Robinson Eldrid [Elderly?] circus Productions, Acc [Account?] $10.00 for pro fesscinal [professional?] Connlet[conduct?] and Service, (1-Himt) and also of the in complementary Hikel I. Huci circus, which Lons[?] Charity Hubrei’s daughter Mary. Edwd[Edward?] Pollock Helfatten led[?] from 7 to 10 ½ P.M. He circled letter on complementary ticket Performance excellent [?] [?], too lengthy for my [?] [?] alley – I feel some hersenue[?] [?] hiouch[?] for attending sweet Alice, but Kiss Secined[?] to me to be [?] in the nice , exciting excllxing[?] story he [?] not relly[really?] redefying [redefining?]it ~ home 10:40 to bed

Wednesday, September 18, 1850 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

18 ~ 4 Clear windy. Paid Butter 18 ¾. Cabbage, role + Jh/BG + 27 Slby[?] 6 cacley [celery?] 25 amt 70 ¾. [?] 6 ail [gal?] lead[?] 1/3 cord smale [small?] Hickory wood $1.25 of Buffington[?] ([?] 17ucl for 7/16 Cord) ~ 16 [?] of Rich + Hawkins, Gal[Gallons?] of new for sale / 36 or 40 quart of the Red Plum brandy[?], Yace called think (Ohfmem[?] Geuicin[?]) sold, him for us $2" 46 – my wife Pd [Paid] him 50cts [cents] for his service, + let with my consent the Bal. $1.96 for her own use which with 95cts [cents] [?] on same a/[?] for Rences McFerial the [?] Maker, $2"91 [?] + balances[?] by her for plum by after paying Hawkins for selling same at the late of absent 1/5 Amt, for all sale, , on lof[?] pd [paid] $2.41. I think son Charley of 18 ¾ a, Lg aus[?] for [?] 12 /n an I think L.g / he[?] the yaus[?] him 1/4 after that, Sude[?] [?] Acsscoye[?] him 9 /n [?] 1 [?] 11 /n [?] on rain, Thaltery[?] Hunief[?] absent + len[?] [?] Xe[?], hulkud[?] home in afternoon after 3 PM, looking at [?] + Coal[?] then Ev! [evening?] at home chiefly to bed at 9 P.M.

Thursday, September 19, 1850 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

19 ~ 5 Windy Mild, Pd [Paid] 2 tons Lykens Valley Coal $5.50 of the Hill Buffington, (1 ton yesterday) Mary Hionfl[?] at ,, 4 P.M, Charley Mason enjoyed in afternoon putting in [?] Coal Sawing [?] yesterday, [?] day chiefly at home at Herrs Hotel ½ hour after tea, Reading news - home 7 ¼ to bed 8 ½

Friday, September 20, 1850 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

20 ~ 6 Windy[?] ~ Mild Yesterday rcd [received] lette [letter?] from J.B. hunkndy Esq Phil’" Sept 11 in the deed from his[?] writer[?] Susan H Puee[?] to Cha[?] Mste[?] 11nd Pois[past ?] "Due") Mc Knight[?] Agent for Eldred [Elderly?] + Robinson ([?] at my office with a Mr. Buchanan of [?]itown on the – day there. I [?] 6 lette [letters] on behalf[?] of [?] [?] Mr. McKnight and their request (except that to the heston[?] is of my selection[?]) to Hon Epheaim Bank, on Subject of [?] there, , I fem[?] for playing[?] in the County Miltent[?] first pays this license Mr. Buchanan is one of their Beicl[?] (of three) – rode in carriage with wife + children from 3 to 5 P.M. Mum[?] Ev!.[Evening?] chiefly at home to bed at 9 P.M.

Saturday, September 21, 1850 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

21 ~ 7 Clear + fine ~ pleasant Pd [Paid] [?] for hukjal[?] 12s at Mr Williams[?]. Pd [?], Butter 30, 7 ¾ lbs Beef 50 ~ for peck onion, 10 1/2 Buc[?] Rip[?] Che[?] for 31¼ in Early[?] Charley Mason from haltery[?] have hence more to be handed Charley 3/8 Bus [Bushels] Potatoes 15 ¾ of ( [?] for 2 ¼ Bus. [Bushels] this makes 2 5/8 Bushels,) Amt. $1.65 rode in carriage from 4 to 5 ½ P.M. with children 6 to 8 + [?] Ev!.[Evening?] Chiefly at home + to bed at 9 P.M.

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