Sunday, October 5, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

5 – 1 Clear & Cloudy – wife & children at Ch. In Morning I was there in Ev. in Lecture Room because no fire in Ch. – after I came home wife & self went over to her sisters (Beatty’s) to see Mrs. Geo. Beatty. Home 8 ¾ to bed 9

Monday, October 6, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

6 – 2 Clear & fine ~ Pleasant. Wife & daughters Fanny & Mary rode in carriage from 2 to 5 P.M. taking gun along and I shot wild pigeon and Killdeer ~ I spent Ev. Cheifly home home to bed 9. Wife at Mrs. Gilberts from 6 ¾ to 9 ½ P.M.

Tuesday, October 7, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

7 – 3 Clear & fine – Pleasant – I was engaged for [?] from 10 AM to 12 ½ PM. & from 1 ½ to 3 ½ P.M. in trial before [?] of Case of Saml. Muller v. Geof. Urban & Jacob Riley No 21 Nov 7. 51 Paid Betsey Jackson parking & zoning 37 ½ Yesterday & today Paid (Yesy.) 5lbs Crackers 25, Sugar 6 ¼ ~ Amt – 68 ¾ - (over)

Wednesday, October 8, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

8 – 4 Clear & fine – Pleasant. Recd. of Berry Hopkins on a/c rent for Miller to them $2.00 – pd. 2lbs. Butter 31 – Beef 16 Sweet Potatoes 12 ½ ~ Cough Med. & Sundries 15 – Apples 25 Matches 6 ¼ ~ Amt. $1.06 ~ five cts worth apples got at Bulsbaughs during carriage ride at 4 ½ P.M. with wife & Children & Will Pollack. – I walked 2 or 3 Miles about 10 ½ A.M. and rode in carriage as above from 4 to 5 ½ P.M. at Mc.Kinneys office from 7 to 8 P.M. talking with his brother Chambers McKinney – home 8 – Mrs Jno Wyeth here – walked home with her at 9 P.M. back & to bed 9 ¼

Thursday, October 9, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

9 – 5 Clear & fine ~ Pleasant. Walked 3 or 4 Miles between 9 & 10 ¼ A.M. ~ Recd. load (1 load) Hickory Wood from Mrs. Elizth. Neidig per Christn. Good (farm tenant) for which she has Credit on a/c of prof. Services in My Day Book. Spent afternoon and evening Chiefly at home And to bed 9 P.M.

Friday, October 10, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

10 – 6 Clear & fine ~ Pleasant – Recd. one horse load of slabs from McAllister [?] Saw Mill, hauled by Wm. Jones’ boy. Recd. letter Yesterday from Paul Graff [?] Oct. 8 in reply to Mine of 2nd inst. Wrote this day in reply Wife, Fanny & self rode in carriage between 3 & 5 P.M. for 7 Miles – Spent Ev. Chiefly at home & to bed 9 P.M.

Saturday, October 11, 1851 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

11 – 7 Clear & Cloudy – damp in Morng. – Paid for 26 qts. of shellbark, 60cts. – Sugar 6 = 66 ~ pd. Geo. L. Emerson Esq. for Bouviers Law Dictoniary (two vols) $4.00 in full what he asked for it. He said it cost him $6 or $7 of Capt. Partridge who he thought paid $10 for it. I at same time paid him $3.00 on a/c of $6.00 agreed to be given him for Any interest he might have on the fare of the [?] in the assignment of the Mills property to us as for fees. He claimed nothing in said property and his name was inserted against his remonstrances that he did not expect the like [?] ~ Recd. of [Prothy?] Miller in Bulsbaugh [?] Mohler [?] Frazer 57 or 58 Jany. 1 51 $2.75 of debts [?] of costs paid us on appeal. Excepted to & struck out this day agreement between McCormick & self. Sons Chas., J. Calvin & self rode in carriage at 2 P.M. to Henry Sights – where we put our horse in Stable & gunned [?]. Got chestnuts& [?] near 5 P.M. then home Spent Ev. Cheifly home to bed 9.

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