Sunday, July 27, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

27-1 Clear - very warm - much like yesterday at this [intines ?] _ Wife and children at Sunday School & Church morning. I spent day and Evs at home and to bed 9 1/2 to 10 PM.

Monday, July 28, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

28-2 Clear - very warm, like yesterday - Have little Rain in evening after 8 P.M. first real rain we have had for some weeks. Nu [New ?] of one Henry Dramond (Irishman) new tenant for North St. house $7.00 in opinion part of $15 he is to pay in handly by our Agreement made this day - he is to pay the val. of said +15 as 6 mos he can at all [wants ?] along towards is about the Middle of [inst ?]. Walked through day out Cheifly in the [ins ?] [(when M huns Gelfnathed VMS Circular.) ?] 3 & 4 ms Dark - us at [unulto ?] side

Tuesday, July 29, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

29 - 3 Windy - [Dorurhe use wenen ?] Moderately about 9 1/2 & [?] his honor at 10:42 AM Is greatly needed for Corn, Potatoes, Pasture, [Au uitre pom ?] Sen Charles Gafihill [Bincetonordy ?] 97 (27 sent) vol red some [?] 2 or 3 Ms. Spent Evt at home to bed a 9?

Wednesday, July 30, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

30 - 4 Clear + Windy [the rumer hi ?] went out little [puirer ?] Rain all yesterday of [panbon aborine lavt naphi act ?] 1 lb [prtia] VX - squashes 12 in avler 10 JM. Case, [Ahps Ricuulz ?] 12 1/2 - 1 3/4 lb beef 17 of Jno Carey (Credit). [Sigeurie ?] 9 1/2 stare he 2 [wap ?] 18 3/4 in [mova geart ?]. Ice 12 1/2 fin formdays Amt. $1.14 Doz Eggs. 87 1/2 This Makes 40 1/4 dozen Eggs (v. 23 inst.)

July 30 - 4 cont. walked abt 8 3/4 to 10 to 10 AM up to outsfield of Methodist Grave Yd. where reapine machine to be tried[.] Walked in all 3 Mi. Cir. - daughter of Wms. Rudop Eye and govt. Syrther Eyr took tea with [?]. Fannys company. Fanny went home with them after tea & Calvin & I went for her at 7p. M today [Eptens ?] violent Hurricane of mind came of whilst be here as on way home - To bed 9 1/2 to 10 PM.

Thursday, July 31, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

31-5 Clear. Fine . Pleasant - hot sun. Therm 85 in [Boas ?] it is or 2 PM. Samuel Hatfield at office at 1 PM. Walked Mi? Circular before breakfast by 6 1/2 AM. Was enjoyed somewhat after Walked past when Jno. Calvin & Fanny with one and in the Evs. in getting [syness ?] (Property Holder on North St) to a petation to town council to lay the water pipes on said street - [Ric of Pat Wenan ?] (tenant) $5.50 being one Mos. Rent payable under urs. art. of agreement this day. Wrote letter to P. N. Fread Ed. of Germ. Tel. Enclosing him $4.00 to pay 2 yrs sub. to his Paper to o k larvy 1857 co copy of letter with Certif of Herman Alrisks Eg as to tentants of - let - & that I put in P.O. Spent Evening home to bed 9 1/2 PM.

Friday, August 1, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Augt -1 - 6 Clear & Windy. Clear - See Wm. [Mc Iyind ?] "Signtax" in the Harrisburg Telegraph of yesterday head "observe English Bad Grammar of Grammar by ear." This uperence to a certain made of sprunking infashionable circles in this place where in they [ynorubty ?] use the adverb instead of this adjective and trully attempt to [wye ?] it as strictly grammatical although as ignorant of the rules of Grammer and the subject as [inpants ?]. See also daily Herald of July 10 for a com. Same signed "Inquirer" in subject of a Borough Ordiance published in same paper. Note to son Charles Edgehill Princeton in reply to his [ue ?] will [habro sent ?] his N.Y. Tribune pg all - Harrisburg Telegraph [Z ?] Hull. Wrote recommendation letter for Patrick Moore brother of Anthony to Genl. Porem fovt. - present [Rue ?] of Chas. Looker per his son Edward $ 8.33 1/3 beings one mos. amt due yesterday - walked through day 3 miles - es? home to bed 10.

Saturday, August 2, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

2-7 Clear - very warm - hot Sun. But heat not so high as it has been. Po. 1 lb butter 25. [Beeptyth amte ?] of Jno. Casey (credit) 1 1/2 doz corn 18 3/4 - 1/2 Perk Potatoes 20 rolls 10 squashes and cucumbers 12 1/2 mead 10 lart [?] Evs. of [Yoder/or ?] Wife hid children - To Chas. OOms. 25 for cutting my hair twice to kit Irene lart [?] and today - to Geo. Borgner frs 4 books Public Ledger to this day inclusive 25 w one Mo. Buttz for 8th lard $1.00 - Ice 7 for 3 days. Amt. 2. 76 [?] of C.A. Myder Eng. in care whom him of Kerdu Peck - wive - [arut ?] of Judy 1 - $7.96 credit - Why [clunt ?] Susan map of Fees & Expenses $7.90 due me by her. Walked through [by ?] chiefly about - turn on [insinegs ?] 3 to 4 miles - Delievred Petition at Council Chamber to Chas F. Muerreh water pipes on North st. Andrew Young [cate ?] Constabe hired at 4 to PM. J. Calvin Gilf walked out to [Ametesn ?] attended [hinal ?] Met Fairmont Club at Averly's Hotel from8 to 10 PM. To bed 10 1/2.

Jump to date: