Sunday, August 17, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

17 - 1 Clear - Fine - Pleasant - walked 2 1/2 ms. cir. bet. 8 1/4 & 9 1/2 Am and about the same distance between 7 and 8 PM. Wife and children at Ch. in Ms. and wife there in Ev. I spent day & Evs except as above at home. To bed 9.

Monday, August 18, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

18 - 2 Clear - Pleasant. Fine - P. 1/2 Gal Vinegar [wpiers ?] 25. 8 [Urbif ?] 80 of Jno. Casey (credit -) 1/2 hrs corn meal 35 at Shoops - Papers to Chas Tom [boats ?] for Chicken 6. Amt - $1.40 Nu? letter in reply to [mirce ?] of 14 amt - from [un unn ?] W.W. Meiley per Jno. f Walker Mil~dry 16 walked through day but chiefly in Evs after tea (When I got corn with Hopple in my but) 3 or 4 Ms.. home 7 1/2 to bed 9-

Tuesday, August 19, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

19 - 3 Rain all day. Nu? Retainings Fee $5.00 of Geo. Bomgardner new client and called at Eyi. [nu dy ?] on his business - spent day chiefly at home + Evs also + to bed 9 PM.

Wednesday, August 20, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

20 - 4 Cloudy + clear, Pleasant - 1 lb butter 25, [muins ?] 9 rolls 12 1/2 - Yuth Lamb 12 1/2 of Carey Credit- Tomatoes 6 3/4 Ice 6 its there or [fonrdys ?]. - amt - 71 1/2 - to Mn. Cavevly [father ?] of Kells the Hotel keeper hurried this mornings. called at Coverily Hotel about - 11 1/2 Am with others to see Ex - Gov. Ford of Ohio who is stumping it for Freemont. Nu? letter from Geo. Raper Eys. [Whland Qaugly ?] by the hand of Capt. James with whom I sent w key of Com/he office - [kuper of animal der ?] Rifles [finhis Compy ?] Wrote letter n that subject to Geo. W. Bowman - adjt. Genl. of Pa. Bedford on which Capt. James [Bio Por. ?] his him [chace ?] of fine envelvopes the limest - they [wh hell on da Zell a 1 -Pg. on of shick ?] used + other form del d to him - he prepared paying me a fee which I declined su? letter from Jno. Falbert - Landisburg. Perry Coy. Pa Aug `56[.] JH Southworth of Mil. at office on [munip ?] of My letter 14 MS.

Aug 20 - 4 cont..d J.M.S. spoke to me also about purchasing a certain Mortgagr. after he left - I thought of tone matter in relation there to about which Lurched w inquire and wrote to him at - Mil..9 - spent Evs Chiefly at home to bed 9 PM.

Thursday, August 21, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

21 - 5 clear & Windy - some showers in middle of day & afternoon. Paid at Philip Bretretis for M 1/4 lbs Wheat Flour $1.00 [Lat Dorks ?] stove for 1/2 Gal. old [Monenphile Turkey ?] $1.37 12 A Molassis 18 3/4 2 lb light sugar 25 = $2.81 walked 3 Ms. cir. bet. - 7 1/2 & 9 AM. Attended [Shpplales ?] at Court House at 1 to 2 1/2 PM and bid for My clients interest in Sedgwick property. Henry Gilbert also ho. wrote to V.A. Southworth [Mril?]. about said sale and kept copy walked round about 4 1/2 or 5 PM. For an hour or more and got couaght in Rain at St. St. Houses got umbrella at Jno. Cary's - spent Evens at home and to bed 9 PM.

Friday, August 22, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

22 - 6 Clear - Fine - Pleasant -.Wrote to son Charles at Edgehill School Princeton in reply to his [are? kinst ?} under date of 11 July instead of 11 Aug. Enclosed him $2.00 in a Relief note on the Middletown Bank. also Mailed to him The Harrisburg Telegraph of 21 inst - then York Tribune of 19 inst. New? letter from Stephen Wilson Portsmouth Aug 22 in reply to music of 18 inst- walked 3 Ms. cir. bet 8 + 9 1/2 am[.] Mr [Ohnslafer ?] along. walked besides through day but Chiefly in Evs 2 Miles onto - spent Eve. at home to bed 8 1/2 PM.

Saturday, August 23, 1856 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

23 - 7 Clear - Fine - Pleasant warm. Po. 2 lbs butter 39. 10 1/4 lbs. of Beef $1.02. 8 1/2 there of being tonight of Mc Casey a 1-85 credit in his a/c - Rolls on Rack 15 - apples 10 cts Ice 6 - amt. $1.72. Spent day Chiefly at home. New? letter from Saml Hatfield from Berwick. Hatfield [?] Brandywine Iron Works Aug 23 - Wrote letter Mupt. copy to Silas M Holmes N. Leav.2 Michigan Detroit[.] attended in Court House short time about 7 3/4 PM. to lecture [Fernais ?] in [Phnenology ?]. home 8 and to bed 8 1/2 to 9.

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