Sunday, August 17, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

17 - 1 Clear & Pleasant, warm, wife and children at Church in morning - I remained at home with our little Fanny who is sick with whooping cough etc. - at home all day and Eve. and to bed 9 P.M.

Monday, August 18, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

18 - 2 Clear & Cloudy - Pleasant - walked 3 ms. between 8-1/2 and 9 A.M. Mrs. Saml Neidig - her father Andrew Miller & her son Solomon at my office - Prepared Pets. for her in Orphans Ct. & also for Guardian for Solomon - Rec’d of Geo. Petersperthe[?] Fee $5.00 (v 14, Apl last.). Recd of Mrs. Mrs. Elizth M. Neal further Fee $5.00 (v. 12 July last) and was engaged in afternoon with Mrs. Lumberton in trial for her other application for a Divorce. J. Calvin & Self walked & toured by Capitol and front St. at 7-1/2 P.M. and called 15 or so ms. at Mr. Beattys. Rest of Eve at home & to bed 9 P.M.

Tuesday, August 19, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

19 - 3 Clear & Pleasant - hot Sun but agreeable all day in shade. Wrote to Chas. D. Manley Esq. Del. Co. in reply - also to W. B. Hieskell Phila. in reply (v 15 inst.) Walked 3-1/2 Miles before breakfast by 6-3/4 A.M. Spent day chiefly in Court. Herman Alricks Esqr & Self walked 2-1/2 Miles about 5-1/4 P.M. Wife & Son Chas & Fanny rode in carriage from 7-3/4 to 8-3/4 A.M. Eve. home & to bed 9.

Wednesday, August 20, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

20-4 Cloudy - Coolish - pd. 2 lbs. Butter 32 cts. - rolls, dutch cheese, washing Soda (Monday) Segars & Melons (Tuesday) 32. 1 Qt burning fluid 18-3/4 (last Eve) 5 lbs. crackers 25 - To Feist for mending hunting boots Eve. before my late journey 18-3/4 in full - Amt. $1.26-1/2. Walked 3 Ms. from 9-1/2 to 10-1/2 A.M. Rec’d last Eve. of P. H. McWilliams $12.50 one Mos rent for my store room due 1 last Mo. and up to 1 inst. when another month due not yet paid. Pd. Cough Med.(?) 11, Segars 6 - Amt $1.43-1/2. Recd letter from Thos. R. Trimble Eastertide [?] Aug 14 & paid PO15. Walked through day 4 1/2 Miles - Spent Eve at home - Thursday in & out Court. to bed 9 1/2 or 10 P.M.

Thursday, August 21, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Aug 21 - 5 Cloudy - Chiefly all day - Pleasant, walked after breakfast before 10-1/2 A.M. 3 Miles - Wife & Self rode in carriage with Fanny from 3-1/4 to 5 P.M. Pd. Solm. Myder 50 cts. in full of his witness fees in Thompson vs Cunkle 101 Aug 7.50 (v.R onW/y Bill). Was in and out of Court through day. Wrote to Judge Geo. Rahn Phila. pd. PO13 Mrs. Harman was buried at 4 P.M. She died yesterday. Eve. at home & to bed 9 P.M.

Friday, August 22, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

22 - 6 Rain in last night & more or less up to this time 11 A.M. & warm, Paid Jonah Oglesby 1.97 in full for Milk & Cream from 21 June last to 21 inst (Yesterday) inclusive (v.R.B). Wrote to Jonah Gresimer my tailor Phila. 284 No. 2nd St. by Jacob Eichelberger to send my coat & waistcoat by pd J. E. (v. 11 inst) Wife, daughter Fanny & Self rode in carriage from 3-1/2 or 4 to 5-1/4 P.M. Spent Eve. at home & to bed 9 P.M.

Saturday, August 23, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

23 - 7 Clear & warm - Pd. 2 lbs Butter 30 - Beef 16, Apples, peaches and cantelopes etc. 16-1/2 to Wurtz 15 for 1 peck cornmeal deld. Yesterday—and to same for 14 lbs Wheat Flour 35. deld. this ms. Amt. $1.31-1/4 - Wrote to Thos. R. Trimble Ches Co. in reply to his ru [request?] 20 inst. and also to Paul Graff Hollidaysburg in ans to his ru [?] 21 inst. Received of Chas. Mason $3.50 on a/c rent for Miller & others - Wife & children rode in carriage from 3 -1/2 to 5-1/4 P.M. in & out of Court short time morning & afternoon - Spent Eve. chiefly at home & to bed 9-1/2.

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