Sunday, August 3, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

3-1 Clear & Windy - some rain about 6 am. Wife & children at Ch. in morning. I spent day & Evs. at home to bed 10 PM.

Monday, August 4, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

4-2 Windy - Rain off and on through day - warm M. Hopple [Gelferyayer ?] during forenoon Making porch at one of My State Street Houses. somewhat [intenuflict ?] by the Rain - P of U hard group 6 1/4 2 ms hails 10 at [Fager Mayess ?] (to former) for fixing spout fix 70 front at St. St. - 18 3/4 - Amt - 35 its. Nu [New?] of Henry Fiess $10 being a [married ?] due [1 mist ?]. Met Freemont Club Executive Com.ee at Caversby from 2 1/2 to about 5 1/2 PM. Spent Evs at home and to bed 9 1/2

Tuesday, August 5, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

5-3 Cloudy - warm. [Cleasn ?] & Windy. [mius amt ?] - Ams. St. Cen of [Fillmonertes ?] held at apital today. Him looking affair so far as men of any note or distinction mere uncessed. The only man I waw in it of any note Whatever was [mdy. Kervavt ?] of Fayette Pa. a very clever old [Figs ?] Whig. always gave in to [paraouste ?] to within higher Ambition for place out of either with [buarisally ?] Faites held Mass Meeting in Court House in Evs. I was in a [qivikrinutes ?]. walked through day chiefly about twon 3 or 4 miles including walk after tea out - St. Road when I and wife & children - & Mrs. Eyster[.] Return with them. To bed 9 1/2 PM.

Wednesday, August 6, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

6-4 Clear -fine. Pleasant_Po 2 lbs butter 50 - corn 15 squash 9 roll 10 4 lbs Beef 40 of Ms. Carey (Credit) The 8 ps 4 dys amt $1.3 [.] walked through day chiefly in and about - turn on his [iners?] & 3 to 4 miles. Spent Evening at home. No had [epl?]

Thursday, August 7, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Aug 7 - 5 Clear - Fine - Pleasant. warm - walked through day 3 or 4 miles chiefly in and about twon on his & [wifs de ?]. Jno. Hopple Welf engaged from 6 1/2 to 7 1/2 PM. fixing backs to seats at my state Street Houses - home 7 3/4 to bed 9 1/2.

Friday, August 8, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

8-6 clear -Fine. Pleasant - Thunder Gust and some Rain in last-night. Walked 3 mils. bet. 7 1/2 and 8 3/4 am. Wh? of Sams Miller trustee to sell val estate of [lavit Neidig dir ?] Fee $20. in full for proft [Cunnsel Gesv. ?] about said [Wate ?]. up? in van Dep Bk $53. wrote note to J. Noyal present about 1-ton thworkth-Co. Claris. Walked through day after Mornings walk 1 p to [Ums ?] Attended Meeting of Executive Com ee of Freemont Club at [Coverbys ?] Hotel from 8 to 9 PM. to bed 9 1/2

Saturday, August 9, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

9 - 7 Clear - Fine - Pleasant. Paid Jno Carey 2 lbs beef 20 [Pudri ?] 5 1/2 doz Eggs 68 3/4 (This makes 45 3/4 doz Egg (v. 30 ult. ) - Rolls [thirist ?] -vn - 2 corn Brownies 40 - 1/2 Bur. Potatoes 50 - 2 qts of Molasses 34 - Smear Care Ginger. Ice ([?]) is 3 days 12. Amt $2.46. Nu [New?] of said James Higgins (new tenant where [Aure ?] was who this day moved in that house. $15.00 being 2 Mos. Rent in advance (v. 22 vlt.) [.] Nu [New ?] of Josiah Royal by R.A. Iambutory Check in Dauphin Dep Bk in of South with Man./-s. Co. Clarin $10.00 Walked 3 hrs. bet 8 1/2 [Hoam ?] walked through day besides 1 1/2 or 2 miles on [businifs ?] chiefly about town including walk after two with Calvin out St.Rd when we fell in with wife & Fanny. [Mn DA I Eyster de. ?] - Rest of Evth. to bed 9.

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